Short Course: Free Will and Moral Responsibility
Shaun Nichols (University of Arizona)

May 27, 2019, 9:00am - 10:00am
School of Philosophy, Renmin University of China

600 Humanities Building
58 Zhongguancun Street
Beijing 100872


Duke Kunshan University

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This short course will focus on work that Shaun Nichols did for his book, Bound: Essays on Free Will and Responsibility.

Lecture 1 (27 May 2019)

Moral Rules and Moral Learning

Lecture 2 (29 May 2019)

Retributivism and Reactive Attitudes

Lecture 3 (31 May 2019)

Moral Responsibility and Revisionism

This course is free but we require all participants to register ahead of time. If you would like to register please email the following address:

In your email be sure to include your: (i) full name, (ii) program of study (B.A., M.A., Ph.D.), and (iii) institution.

We have funds to support travel and accommodation fees for select students in China who reside outside of Beijing. Please specify if you would like to be considered for a travel / accommodation grant and include an explanation of how this short-course is related to and will benefit your current research along with your most recent CV.

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