Week 1 (17th October):
Tim Williamson -Philosophical 'Intuitions' and Scepticism about Judgment
Week 2 (24th October):
Gonzalo Rodriguez-Pereyra – Truthmakers and entailment http://mind.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/reprint/115/460/957?ijkey=YwKLrM9jCGvqdnv&keytype=ref
Week 3 (31st October):
Jason Stanley – On the linguistic basis for contextualism
Week 4 (7th November):
Robert Williams – Chance, counterfactuals and similarity
Week 5 (14st November):
Branden Fitelson – Goodman’s ‘new riddle’
Week 6 (21th November):
Jonathan Schaffer – Truthmaker commitments
Week 7 (28th November):
Herman Cappelen and Ernie Lepore – The myth of unarticulated
Week 8 (5th December)
The MLE (metaphysics, language, & epistemology)
Seminar will meet on Fridays, 2-4pm in the Ryle Room, Philosophy Sub-faculty.
D.Phils, B.Phils, Post-docs, and Faculty are encouraged to attend.
All readings for the seminar will be available via the MLE seminar
. For further details please contact the organisers (Natalja Deng
and Alastair Wilson).
Alan Hájek and Harris Nover - Perplexing expectations
The MLE Seminar now has an experimental blog!
Each week, we aim to post the handout and a summary of the discussions.
Hopefully in some weeks we'll be able to continue discussion in the
comments threads if we run out of time in the seminar itself.