Ralph Wedgwood: The Measurement of Value
|Wanneer:||wo 26-09-2018 15:15 - 17:00|
|Waar:||Room Omega, Faculty of Philosophy, Groningen|
Colloquium lecture 'The Measurement of Value' by Ralph Wedgwood (USC, Los Angeles), organized by the Department of Ethics, Social and Political Philosophy.
|Wanneer:||do 27-09-2018 10:00 - 18:00|
|Waar:||Oude Zittingzaal, Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies, Oude Boteringestraat 38, Groningen [see link below]|
First annual Meta-ethics Workshop, organized by the OZSW (Dutch Research School of Philosophy) study group meta-ethics (coordinators: Daan Evers en Herman Veluwenkamp) Location
|10:00 – 11:15||Ralph Wedgwood – The Reasons Aggregation Theorem|
|11:30 – 12:30||Camil Golub - A defense of minimal normative realism (first commenter Wouter Kalf)|
|14:00 – 15:00||Andrea Viggiano - Moral Dependence: the Unity of Grounding? (first commenter Jiwon Kim)|
|15:15 – 16:15||Sebastian Hengst - A Spectacularly Simple Solution to the Frege-Geach Problem (first commenter Bart Streumer)|
|16:30 – 17:45||Christine Tiefensee – Metasemantics for the Relaxed|
Ingrid Robeyns: Is Procreation Special?
|Wanneer:||wo 21-11-2018 15:15 - 17:00|
Colloquium lecture by Ingrid Robeyns (Utrecht), organized by the Department of Ethics, Social and Political Philosophy
According to the moral equivalence thesis, overconsumption and procreation are morally equivalent: there is no morally relevant difference between the use of environmental resources for consumption or for procreation. This paper develops two critiques against the moral equivalence thesis: a capabilitarian argument, and an argument based on human self-understanding. Existing analyses of the moral equivalence thesis have, implicitly or explicitly, started from a version of equality of resources. I first show that...(continue reading...)