Thought and Judgment

A Conference at the University of Chicago

March 8th to 10th, 2019

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A conference on the basic concepts of thought and judgment and how they relate to what they are about. – From a contemporary as well as historical perspective.

 

 

No registration is required. The conference is not read ahead.

 

PERSONS WITH A DISABILITY WHO BELIEVE THEY NEED ASSISTANCE ARE REQUESTED TO CALL 773-702-8274 IN ADVANCE.

 

Dates:

March 8-10, 2019

 

Location:

On March 8 & 9: Cochrane-Woods Art Center, Room 157, 5540 S Greenwood Ave

On March 10: Franke Institute for the Humanities, at the east entrance of the Regenstein library, 1100 East 57th Street

 

Contact:

tillhoeppner [at] uchicago.edu

Program

Friday, March 8th

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Centrality of Judgment
Barry Stroud (Berkeley)

Moderator: James Conant (Chicago)

 

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Kantian Thoughts
Till Höppner (Chicago)

Moderator: Martijn Wallage (Leipzig)

 

4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Perception as Judgment
Andrea Kern (Leipzig)

Moderator: Gabriel Richardson Lear (Chicago)

 

Saturday, March 9th

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Truth, Falsity, and the Capacity to Judge
Stephen Engstrom (Pittsburgh)

Moderator: Jessica Tizzard (UConn)

 

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Ideas as Judgments? Hume vs. Spinoza
Jennifer Marusic (Brandeis)

Moderator: David Finkelstein (Chicago)

 

4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Thoughts, Judgments, and Epistemic Acts: Towards a Knowledge-First Philosophy of Mind
Nic Koziolek (St. Louis)

Moderator: Alexandra Newton (Urbana-Champaign)

 

Sunday, March 10th

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Frege on Judging and Knowing
Maria van der Schaar (Leiden)

Moderator: Matthias Haase (Chicago)

 

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Category Mistakes, Metaphysics and Ordinary Language
Martin Gustafsson (Abo Akademi)

Moderator: Jonas Held (Leipzig)

 

4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

The Form of Practical Judgment
Jason Bridges (Chicago)

Moderator: Dawa Ometto (Leipzig)