Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Logo
Apply to SIUE
College of Arts & Sciences
College of Arts & Sciences
Institutional Header

The Department of Philosophy

Philosophy Colloquia

Fall 2014

   All talks will be held 1:30 to 3:30 pm.

October 3, 2014

   Dr. Alyson Spurgas, SIUE Sociology Department, "Posttraumatic Stress, Dissociative, and Sexual Desire Disorders in the DSM-5: Separating Sexuality from Relationality"

October 31, 2014

   Dr. Chris Pearson, SIUE Philosophy Department, "Reductionism, Multiple Realizability, and the Problem of Kind Individuation in Developmental Biology"

November 14, 2014

   Dr. Skip Larkin, SIUE Philosophy Department

December 5, 2014

   Dr. Travis Riede, Hecht-Levi Fellow at the Berman Institute of Bioethics at Johns Hopkins University, "It's Time to Have 'The Talk': The Case for Combating CLimate Disruption through Population Reduction"

Spring 2014

Dr. Carl Craver presents "Graphing the Brain’s Dark Energy – Network analysis and Cortical Systems” (4/25/14)

Fall 2013

Dr. Josh Heter presents “Epistemic Possibility and Practical Reasoning” (09/20/2013)

Dr. William Rehg presents “Does Science Serve the Common Good?” (11/15/2013)

Dr. William Larkin presents "A Decentralized Land Ethic" (11/22/2013)

Spring 2013

Ezio Vailati presents "Information That Might Not Have Been Obtained" (03/29/2013)

Elizabeth Victor (04/05/2013)

Alison Reiheld (04/19/2013)

Fall 2012

Elizabeth Victor presents "Scientific Research & Civil Rights" (09/07/2012)

Ezio Vailati presents "Nazi Narratives in Leni Riefenstahl's 'Olympia'" (10/12/2012)

Dr. Charlie Kurth (Washington University in St. Louis) presents "Better Assurance-Based Account of Promises" (11/30/2012)

For more information, please contact the Philosophy Department.

facebookoff twitteroff vineoff linkedinoff flickeroff instagramoff googleplusoff tumblroff foursquareoff socialoff