1st eidos Winter Graduate School in Metaphysics on the topic of Identity

February 3, 2017 - February 5, 2017
Institute of Philosophy, University of Neuchatel

Neuchâtel
Switzerland

Sponsor(s):

  • Conférence Universitaire de Suisse Occidentale

Keynote speakers:

John Divers
University of Leeds
Thomas Sattig
Universität Tübingen

Organisers:

Fabrice Correia
University of Neuchatel
Ghislain Guigon
University of Geneva
University of Geneva
Maria Scarpati
University of Neuchatel
Alexander Skiles
Université de Neuchâtel
Christian Wüthrich
University of Geneva

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1st eidos Graduate School in Metaphysics

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IDENTITY

February 3-5, 2017, Université de Neuchâtel. Espace Louis-Agassiz, Room R.E. 46

Friday, February 3

14h00: Christian Wüthrich (University of Geneva), “Identity in Physics”.

15h45: Thomas Sattig (University of Tübingen), “Paradoxes of Identity: Coincidence and Fission”.

17h30: Valerio Buonomo (University of Milano, Centre for Philosophy of Time), “Personal Identity and Temporal Parts”.

Saturday, February 4

09h00: Alexander Skiles (New York University), “To be F is to be G”.

10h45: Annina J. Loets (Trinity College, Oxford), “To be F qua G”.

13h45: John Divers (University of Leeds), “Identity and Modality after Quine”.

15h30: Robert Michels (University of Geneva), TBA

17h15:  Fatema Amijee (University of Texas at Austin), “The Ontological Status of Identity”.

Sunday, February 5

09h00: Thomas Sattig (University of Tübingen), “The Sense and Reality of Personal Identity”.

10h45: Claudio Calosi (University of Neuchâtel), “Identity and Mereology”.

13h45: Martina Botti (Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, and LOGOS), “A Non-Quinean Meta-ontology for Composition as Identity”.

15h30: John Divers (University of Leeds), “(An Antirealist Attempt to meet) The Demands of a Comprehensive Theory of Counterfactuals”.


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Contact: ghislain.guigon@unige.ch

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