Workshop on Free Will & Moral Responsibility

Department of Philosophy and Center for the Philosophy of Freedom

University of Arizona

Social Sciences Building, Room 224

February 15-16, 2013

Friday, February 15

3:00 - 5:00            Dana Kay Nelkin, University of California, San Diego

                                         "Psychopaths, Incorrigible Racists, and Kinds of Responsibility"

                                Chair:  Chad van Schoelandt

Saturday, February 16

9:30 – 11:30        Derk Pereboom, Cornell University

                                        "Free Will Skepticism, Blame, and Obligation"

                                Chair:  Yael Lowenstein

11:30 – 1:00        Lunch

1:00 – 3:00           Gunnar Bjornsson, Umea University, University of Gothenburg

                                        “Ignorance, responsibility, and the attraction of conscious control”

                                Chair: Hannah Tierney

3:15 – 5:15           Manuel Vargas, University of San Francisco                        

                                        “Negligence, Reasons, Responsibility”

                                Chair: Brandon Warmke

For questions, contact the conference organizer, Michael McKenna, at msmckenna63@gmail.com.

When

3 p.m. Feb. 15, 2013 to 5:30 p.m. Feb. 16, 2013

Academic year

2012-2013