Department of Philosophy

Program

Abstracts

Tuesday, August 23

  • 9:00–10:10 am
    Matthew Hanser (UC Santa Barbara)

    States, Events, and the Significance of Harm
    Chair: Lisa Hecht (Stockholm University)
     
  • 10:25–11:35 am
    Katharina Berndt Rasmussen (Institute for Future Studies, Stockholm)

    Harm and the Wrongness of Discrimination
    Chair: Magnus Jedenheim (Uppsala University)

Lunch

  • 1:00–2:10 pm
    Ben Bradley (Syracuse University)

    Harms and Causes
    Chair: Kalle Grill (Umeå University)
     
  • 2:20–3:30 pm
    Björn Petersson (Lund University)

    Collective Suffering
    Chair: Susanne Burri (London School of Economics)

Coffee

  • 3:45–4:55 pm
    Erik Carlson (Uppsala University)

    A New Argument Against the Counterfactual Analysis of Harm
    Chair: Ben Bramble (Lund University)

Wednesday, August 24

  • 9:00–10:10 am
    Per Algander (Uppsala University)

    The Harmlessness of Existence
    Chair: Rebecca Wallbank (Uppsala University)
     
  • 10:25–11:35 am
    Molly Gardner (Bowling Green State University)

    The Problem of Justified Harm
    Chair: Karl Ekendahl (Uppsala University)

Lunch

  • 1:00–2:10 pm
    Jens Johansson (Uppsala University)

    The Subject of Harm in Non-Identity Cases
    Chair: Raffaele Rodogno (Aarhus University)

Coffee

  • 2:30–3:40 pm
    Neil Feit (SUNY Fredonia)

    Harming by Failing to Benefit
    Chair: Elisabeth Schellekens Dammann (Uppsala University)
     

Abstracts

Harm Workshop Abstracts

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