Department of Philosophy

Inaugural Conference - The Varieties of Normativity

The inaugural conference of the project The Varieties of Normativity will take place at Uppsala University on Februari 1-2, 2016.

Questions about the conference can be directed to Matti Eklund or Daniel Fogal.

Program

(Some titles are tentative)

Monday February 1

English Park Campus, Room 6-0031
10:00-11:15    Knut Skarsaune: “The Search for Normative Atoms"
11:30-12:45    Andrew Huddleston: “Normativity and Meta-Normativity in Aesthetics”

LUNCH

English Park Campus, Room 2-0076
14:15-15:30    Matti Eklund: “Normative Realism and the Space of Concepts"
15:45-17:00    Anandi Hattiangadi: “Moral Nonnaturalism and Moral Supervenience”

Tuesday February 2

Blåsenhus Campus, Room 12:228
10:00-11:15    Barry Maguire: “There Are No Reasons For Attitudes”
11:30-12:45    Debbie Roberts: “Normative Grounding and Supervenience”

LUNCH

English Park Campus, Room 2-0076
14:15-15:30    Daniel Fogal: “Normative Explanation and Normative Grounding”
15:45-17:00    Tristram McPherson: “Authoritatively Normative Concepts”

Attendance

Anyone is welcome to attend, and there is no registration fee. If you plan to attend, we kindly ask that you send an email to Dan Fogal containing (i) your name, (ii) affiliation, and (iii) whether you have any dietary restrictions or accessibility requests.

Organizers & Sponsors

Conference organized under the auspices of the Varieties of Normativity project at Uppsala University. The project is financed by The Swedish Research Council.

Questions about the conference can be directed to Matti Eklund or Daniel Fogal.