Non-western Philosophical Traditions

March 27, 2015
University of Pennsylvania

Cohen Hall 402
249 S. 36th Street
Philadelphia 19104
United States


  • Dept of Philosophy and Graduate and Professional Student Assembly, University of Pennsylvania

All speakers:

Ricki Bliss
Lehigh University
Harun Küçük
University of Pennsylvania
James Maffie
University of Maryland
Deven Patel
University of Pennsylvania
Bryan van Norden
Vassar College

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12:00 noon: Lunch onsite (Cohen 451)

1:00: Opening remarks by Karen Detlefsen in the Philosophy Reading Room

Session 1

1:15: Deven Patel (University of Pennsylvania) – “An Overview of Indian

Theories of Meaning” Philosophy Reading Room

2:00: Ricki Bliss (Lehigh University) – “Humeanism and the Emptiness of

Causation” Cohen 402

2:50: Harun Ku?c?u?k (University of Pennsylvania) – “Istanbul as an Epistemic Clearing House” Cohen 402

3:35: Coffee and refreshments (Cohen 451)

Session 2

4:10: Bryan van Norden (Vassar College) – “Thought Experiments in Chinese Philosophy” Cohen 402

5:00: James Maffie (University of Maryland) – "?The Centrality of Nepantla in Conquest-­??era Mexica Philosophy"? Cohen 402

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