Call for Abstracts (Two Funded Places Available for Postgraduate Speakers): New Trends in Virtue Epistemology
Submission deadline: August 1, 2018
September 17, 2018 - September 18, 2018
Philosophy, University of Glasgow
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Deadline for submissions: 1 August 2018. Applications and enquiries should be sent to [[email protected]]. Notification of acceptance will be received by 15 August 2018.
We invite extended abstracts [500-750 words] on any theme in virtue epistemology, including but not limited to: virtue relliabilism, virtue responsibilism, virtue-theoretic analyses of knowledge, justification and other epistemic standings, virtue epistemology and epistemic luck, virtue epistemology and social epistemology, collective and extended virtue epistemology, specific intellectual character virtues (e.g., open-mindedness, humility, intellectual courage, etc.) and vices (intellectual arrogance, close-mindedness, intellectual insouciance, etc.), knowledge-first virtue epistemology, virtue epistemology and the value problem, and virtue epistemology and the situationist challenge.
Ernest Sosa (keynote speaker)
(Additional speakers TBA)
Thanks to generous support from the Analysis Trust, we have 2 slots reserved for graduate students/very early career researchers (within 1 year after PhD). Successful graduate /very early career applicants will receive a bursary towards their travel, and have their meals and accommodation covered (up to £250 inclusive).
We particularly encourage submissions from women and members of underrepresented groups.