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Philosophical Psychology, Morality and Politics Research Unit

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Philosophical Psychology, Morality and Politics Research Unit
Department of Systematic Theology
P.O. Box 4 (Vuorikatu 3)
00014 University of Helsinki
phone +358-(0)9-1911
fax +358-(0)9-191 22106

PMP Research Seminar

Friday, 11 October, 12-16 (Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24, 1st floor, seminar room 136)

Organized in collaboration with Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies

Hannah Dawson (New College of the Humanities), Moral and political agency in Pufendorf and Locke
Thomas Ahnert (Edinburgh), Christian Thomasius, "Secularization", and the Confessional State
James Harris (St Andrews), Hume’s science of politics
Richard Boyd (Georgetown),Adam Smith and the Moral Psychology of Partiality


Friday, 1 November, 13-16 (Auditorium IV, Main Building, Unioninkatu 34, 2nd floor)

Christia Mercer (Columbia), Anne Conway's Radical Rationalism
Ericka Tucker (Cal Poly Pomona/Helsinki), Self-Knowledge and the Cogito: Descartes' Betrayal of The New Science
Markku Roinila, Leibniz and the Amour Pur Controversy



The seminar is open.


Past seminars and events