Schedule NordPhil 2016

Saturday, May 7th

11:00 – 11:10      Introduction

11:10 – 12:00      Hans Robin Solberg (Oslo):
                              Normative lexical semantics

12:10 – 13:00      Nicholas Dyson (Copenhagen):
                              Anscombe’s “Why?” and Davidson’s “because”

13:00 – 14:10       Lunch

14:10 – 15:00       Karl Nygren (Linköping):
                               The Possibility of Norm-Violation in Deontic Logics for Action Types

15:10 – 16:00       Tobias Alexius (Oslo):
                               Why Evans’ Indeterminacy Puzzle Should Not Puzzle Us

16:10 – 17:00       Mattias Skipper Rasmussen (Aarhus):
                               How to be an Equal Weight Theorist about Disagreement

17:10 – 18:00       Thérèse Söderström (Lund):
                               The ‘default’ position: On Jonathan Dancy’s use of semi-constant variables                                                 regarding reasons and values

Sunday, May 8th

11:00 – 11:10        Introduction

11:10 – 12:00        Christian Airikka (Gothenburg):
                                Then and back again: on the incompatibility of supersubstantivalism and                                                 time travel

12:10 – 13:10        Keynote Speaker Anna-Sofia Maurin (Gothenburg):
                                Metaphysical Explanation

13:10 – 14:10         Lunch

14:10 – 15:00        Nathalie Tornéus-Ek (Uppsala):
                               Generality and particularity in Le Deuxième Sexe

15:10 – 16:00         Jens Jørund Tyssedal (Tromsø):
                                Comparing in categories: The possibility of a broad parity relation

16:10 – 17:00        Folke Järnbert (Oslo):
                                Responding to Stephen Law’s Evil-God Challenge

                                Conference ends