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Games, Play, and Sports: After Suits

Games, Play, and Sports: After Suits
170 St. George Street, Room 1040
Time: Mar 27th, 9:00 am End: Mar 27th, 5:00 pm
Interest Categories: Philosophy (UTSC), Philosophy (UTM), Philosophy (FAS)

The Jackman Humanities Institute is pleased to present:

The Philosophy of Games, Play, and Sports: After Suits


  • Mitchell Berman, (University of Pennsylvania) Sport as a Thick Cluster Concept
  • Thomas Hurka (University of Toronto) Suits on Games: Slightly Restricted, Slightly Revised
  • Peter King (University of Toronto) Games and Pastimes
  • Bill Morgan (University of Southern California) On Suits and the Normativity of Games
  • C. Thi Nguyen (Utah Valley University) The Forms and Fluidity of Play
  • David Papineau (King's College, London) Sports and Games
  • Michael Ridge (University of Edinburgh) Cheating and Trifling

This event is free, but an RSVP is required.  To indicate that you will attend, or for further information, please contact the Jackman Humanities Institute at (416) 978-7415.

Papers will be available here by Monday 23 March.

Download flyer [pdf]

Download detailed program [pdf]

Download paper: Berman "Sport as a Thick Cluster Concept"

Download paper: Hurka "Suits on Games: Slightly Restricted, Slightly Revised"

Download paper: King "Games and Pastimes"

Download paper: Morgan "On Suits On the Moral Normativity of Games"

Download paper: Nguyen "The Forms and Fluidity of Game Play"

Download paper: Papineau "Sports and Games"

Download paper: Ridge "Cheating and Trifling"



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