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Berlin-Groningen-Toronto Workshop in Late Medieval and Early Modern Philosophy

Berlin-Groningen-Toronto Workshop in Late Medieval and Early Modern Philosophy
170 St. George Street, JHB Room 100
Time: Jun 11th, 9:00 am End: Jun 11th, 7:00 pm
Interest Categories: Philosophy (UTSC), Philosophy (UTM), Philosophy (FAS), Medieval Studies (FAS), Humanities, History & Philosophy of Science & Technology (FAS), German (FAS), 400-1200, 2000-, 1500-1800, 1200-1500
Workshop

Berlin-Groningen-Toronto Workshop in Late Medieval and Early Modern Philosophy

University of Toronto

Saturday, June 11, 2016

9:15-10:45
Bianca Bosman (Groningen): “The (Alleged) Containment Criterion in Abelard: Beyond Necessity?”
Comments: Martin Pickavé (Toronto)
Chair: Marleen Rozemond (Toronto)

11:00-12:30
Thomas Valentin Harb (Berlin): “Hylomorphism and Privation in Aquinas”
Comments: Brian Embry (Toronto)
Chair: Nick Stang (Toronto)

2:00-3:30
Sabine van Enckevort (Groningen): “Boyle on Form and Matter: An Evaluation of Boyle’s Notion of Form in Origin of Forms and Qualities
Comments: Stephan Schmid (Hamburg) and Christian Barth (Berlin)
Chair: Karolina Hübner (Toronto)

3:45-5:15
Robert Mason (Toronto): “Leibniz on Possible Worlds and Possible Substances”
Comments: Tamer Nawar (Groningen)
Chair: Donald Ainslie (Toronto)

5:30-7:00
Ramona Winter (Berlin): “The Role of the Person in Hume’s Philosophy”
Comments: Donald Ainslie (Toronto)
Chair: Martin Pickavé (Toronto)

For the workshop papers go here (password protected).

The workshop is sponsored by the German/Europe Fund of the Faculty of Arts and Science, the Collaborative Program in Ancient and Medieval Philosophy, the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, and the Department of Philosophy (FAS).

This workshop is organized in conjunction with the conference “Activity, Spontaneity, and Agency in Later Medieval and Early Modern Philosophy”.


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