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Seminar schedule 2017

Schedule 2017

All seminars take place 1.15 – 3.00 pm unless the program says otherwise. 

Venues: • FLoV, Department of Philosophy, Linguistics and Theory of Science, Olof Wijksgatan 6, room T340 (unless the program says otherwise)
• Pol Sci, Department of Political Science, Sprängkullsgatan 19, room B340 (Lilla Skansen) unless otherwise stated.

All are very welcome!

Benjamin Matheson (Practical Philosophy)

Henrik Friberg-Fernros (Political Science)

Seminar schedule

25/1 FLoV
Eyassu Gayim (Gothenburg)
“The discourse on human rights and the features of the international regime of human rights?”

1/2 FLoV
Sofia Jeppsson (Gothenburg)
“Diminished Answerability”

7/2 Pol Sci
Lina Eriksson (Gothenburg)
“Norms as Signals”
Discussant: Mikael Persson

8/2 FLoV
Kenneth Richman (MSCPHS)
“Cognitive Theory of Autism and Moral Responsibility”

15/2 FLoV
Dan Demetriou (Minnesota, Morris)
“Origins of the Honor Ethic”

21/2 Pol Sci
Karl Persson Fine De Licht (Technical Institute of Sweden)
“On defining “trust” (and related concepts): Purposes and conditions of adequacy”
Discussant: Niklas Harring

22/2 FLoV
Benjamin Matheson (Gothenburg)
“Alternative Possibilities, Volitional Necessities, and Character Setting”

1/3 FLoV
Christopher Franklin (Grove City College)
“Making Libertarianism Great Again”
Co-organised with GRP

7/3 Pol Sci
Fredrik D. Hjorten (Gothenburg
“Brute luck, injustice, and disgorgement of resources”
Discussant: Marcus Agnafors

8/3 FLoV
Goran Duus-Otterstrom (Gothenburg)
“Social Injustice and the Right to Punish”

15/3 FLoV
Per Milam (Gothenburg)
“Is Tobacco Control a Best-Buy for the Developing World?”

David Brax (Gothenburg) CANCELLED
“Hate, harm and the distribution of responsibility”
Discussant: Jenny Fine de Licht
Co-arranged with CERGU

22/3 FLoV
Alfred Archer (Tilburg)
“Admiration and Motivation”

29/3 FLoV
Christian Munthe (Gothenburg)
“Bioethics, Disability and Selective Reproductive Technology: Taking Intersectionality Seriously”

4/4 Pol Sci, C219
Jonathan Havercroft (Southampton)
“Why is there no just riot theory”
Discussant: Anders Malm
Co-arranged with the IP-seminar

5/4 FLoV
Jussi Suikkanen (Birmingham)
“Consequentializing Moral Dilemmas”

12/4 FLoV
Niels Nijsingh (Gothenburg)
Chair: Per Milam

18/4 Pol Sci
Jonathan Kuyper (Stockholm)
“Politicization in Global Governance”
Discussant: Markus Johansson
Co-arranged with CeCAR and the IP-seminar

19/4 FLoV
Nina Heeswiljk (Gothenburg)

26/4 FLoV
András Szigeti (Linköping/Gothenburg)
Chair: Sofia Jeppsson

2/5 Pol Sci
Katarzyna Jezierski (Gothenburg) CANCELLED
”The presentation of self in political life: On think tanks in Poland”
Discussant: TBA

3/5 FLoV
Robert Hartman (Gothenburg)
"Constitutive Luck, Moral Responsibility, and Strawson's Impossibility Argument”

10/5 FLoV
Ida Hallgren (Gothenburg)
“Against Responsibility: Compassion-based ethics as the superior alternative”
Chair: Kristin Mickelson

16/5 Pol Sci, C219
Sofia Näsström (Stockholm)
“The People Trap”
Discussant: Johan Karlsson Schaffer

17/5 FLoV
Dorna Behdadi (Gothenburg) Cancelled
Chair: Nina Heeswijk

24/5 FLoV
Leila El Alti (Gothenburg)
Chair: Thomas Hartvigsson

30/5 Pol Sci, Kronan
Naima Chahboun (Stockholm)
“Values, principles, ideals – on what we (should) mean by ‘ideal theory’”
Discussant: Fredrik D. Hjorten

May 29-30: Gothenburg Responsibility Project Spring Workshop

June 27-28: Gothenburg Responsibility Project Summer Workshop.
More information at grp.gu.se

Fall 2017


Clément Fontan, Democratizing Bank Asset Purchases

Christian Munthe, Argumentation, Respect and Empowerment in Different Care Contexts

Marco Tiozzo, Level-Splitting: A Happy Compromise Between Conciliatory and Steadfast Views?

Per-Erik Milam

Mattias Gunnemyr (Lund)

Robert Hartman, Ubiquitous Moral Luck in Kant's Moral Philosophy

Niels Nijsingh, Choice architecture and antibiotic resistance interventions

No PPPT event

Ida Hallgren (Cancelled)

Gunnar Björnsson

Anna Smajdor (Oslo)

Richard Endörfer

Alexander Andersson


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