"Hume Today" lunchtime lectures

Phemister, P. (Organiser)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Public lecture/debate/seminar

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Organiser of the "Hume Today" lunchtime lectures

A series of cross-college lunchtime seminars 30 September Professor David Fergusson (Divinity): Hume as Religious Sceptic 7 October Dr. Tillman Vierkant (Philosophy): The illusion of conscious will. On Wegner's use of Hume's associationism [14 October - CANCELLED] Dr. Alasdair Richmond (Philosophy): Hume and Physics: Between Newton and Einstein 21 October Emeritus Professor Sheila Dow (Economics, University of Stirling): The Relevance of Hume for Modern Economics 28 October Professor Mike Ridge (Philosophy): Hume, The Circumstances of Justice, and Paternalism 4 November Dr. Nicholas Phillipson (History): Hume: Philosophy, History and the Science of Man
Period30 Sep 20114 Nov 2011
Event typeSeminar
LocationEdinburgh, United Kingdom