Room 200, Larkin Building 15 Devonshire Place
Time: Mar 22nd, 4:00 pm End: Mar 22nd, 6:00 pm
Interest Categories: Sociology (FAS), Political Science, Philosophy (UTSC), Philosophy (UTM), Philosophy (FAS), Humanities, Ethics, Cities and Humanities, 2000-, 1950-2000
Lecture by Russ Shafer-Landau, Department of Philosophy, University of Wisconsin
The Centre for Ethics presents:
Russ Shafer-Landau, Department of Philosophy, University of Wisconsin
RussShafer-Landau’s research focuses primarily on issues in metaethics. He is the organizer of the Annual Metaethics Workshop, held each fall in Madison, and is editor of the series Oxford Studies in Metaethics. His recent publications include The Fundamentals of Ethics, 2ed (Oxford, 2012) and its companion volume, The Ethical Life, 2ed (Oxford, 2012). Other publications include Moral Realism: A Defence (Oxford, 2005 — Honorable Mention, APA Book Prize), and Whatever Happened to Good and Evil? (Oxford, 2004). He is also the editor of Reason & Responsibility (Cengage, 2010), Ethical Theory (Blackwell, 2007) and co-editor, with Terence Cuneo, of The Foundations of Ethics (Blackwell, 2006).
This event is free of charge and open to the public. For more information, please contact the Centre for Ethics at 416-978-6288.