Philosophy Workshops

Philosophy Workshops

The School of Philosophy workshop series features the research of ANU staff & visitors discussing ideas and arguments on topics relating to our school and internal centres.

Upcoming events

"Recent work on attention" workshop

9am–5pm 6 May 2019

A workshop featuring leading philosophers and cognitive scientists working on Attention and surrounding topics. Program: 09:00 - 09:15 Intro & Welcome...

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Material Evidence and Cognitive Evolution

9am 15 Jul – 5pm 17 Jul 2019

There is growing interest in developing interdisciplinary collaborations between philosophy and archaeology. On one hand, philosophers of science are becoming...

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Past events

Revisiting the evolution of kinship workshop

27 Feb 2019

Kinship is central to social life, bringing together the biological facts of reproduction and relatedness with the social facts of how family relationships are...

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"Group Duties: Their Possibility and Their Implications for Individuals"

29 Aug 2018

Manuscript Workshop on "Group Duties: Their Possibility and Their Implications for Individuals" by Stephanie Collins (ACU)   The School of Philosophy will be...

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Animal Sentience: Pushing the Boundaries

17 Aug 2018

Recent work has extended the boundaries of animal sentience to an unexpected degree. Claims of non-mammalian consciousness, including invertebrates and even...

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Celebration of Kim Sterelny's Laureate Project

6 Aug 2018

On August 6th-8th, the School of Philosophy and the Centre for Philosophy of the Sciences held a workshop to celebrate the completion of Kim Sterelny's...

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Feasibility and Collectives Workshop

2 Aug 2018

WORKSHOP: OUGHTS AND CANS FOR GROUPS Commonsense suggests that what we ought to do is somehow constrained or conditioned by what we can do or what is feasible...

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Cecilia Heyes "Cognitive Gadgets": Author-Meets-Critics Symposium

1 Aug 2018

Join Cecilia Heyes and the Centre for Philosophy of the Sciences for an author-meets-critics symposium on her new book Cognitive Gadgets: the Cultural...

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Ethics and Risk Workshop

16 Jul 2018

This workshop brings ethicists and decision theorists together to work out how risk affects moral and rational requirements.  Some of the topics include: ...

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