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Current Remote Office Hours - this document will be updated as necessary

2008-2009 Colloquia

Fall 2008


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October 24

Graciela De Pierris

Stanford University

"Hume on Space and Geometry"



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November 14

Dorothea Frede

University of California, Berkeley

"On the Nature and Origin of the 'orthos logos' in Aristotle's Ethics"



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November 21

Jay Odenbaugh

Lewis and Clark College

"On the Very Idea of an Ecosystem"



Winter 2009


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February 27

Sam Cumming

University of California, Los Angeles

"On What Counterfactuals Depend"



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March 13

Hugh Benson

University of Oklahoma

"The Problem is not Mathematics, but Mathematicians: Plato and the Mathematicians Again"



Spring 2009


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April 7

Ted Sider

New York University

"The Metaphysics of Fundamentality"



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April 13

John Doris

Washington University in St. Louis

"A Natural History of the Self"



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May 8

Theodore Gracyk

Minnesota State University, Morehead

"Meanings of Musical Works, Meanings of Performances"