[SydPhil] Notification: Markos Valaris (UNSW) @ Wed 3 Apr 2019 15:30 - 17:00 (AEDT) (Seminars)

Google Calendar calendar-notification at google.com
Tue Apr 2 15:29:56 AEDT 2019

This is a notification for:

Title: Markos Valaris (UNSW)
Title: Reasoning, Rule-Following, and the ‘Taking’ Condition

Abstract: Reasoning is a way of forming or revising attitudes such as  
beliefs and intentions. But what sets reasoning apart from non-rational  
ways of forming or revising attitudes? According to a popular approach,  
reasoning consists in the exercise of dispositions to follow rules. In this  
paper I examine and reject attempts to make this idea precise.  
Rule-following theories, as I argue, struggle to capture the defeasibility  
of most of our reasoning. Taking defeasibility seriously, I suggest, should  
lead us to endorse what Paul Boghossian calls the Taking Condition, that  
is, the condition that reasoning requires taking it that your response is  
supported or warranted by your circumstances.

NB: Tea starts at 3pm
When: Wed 3 Apr 2019 15:30 – 17:00 Eastern Australia Time - Sydney
Where: Muniment Room, University of Sydney
Calendar: Seminars
     * Luara Ferracioli- creator

Event details:  

Invitation from Google Calendar: https://protect-au.mimecast.com/s/PMl_CoVzGQijVyngsz3ZwP?domain=google.com

You are receiving this email at the account sydphil at arts.usyd.edu.au  
because you are subscribed for notifications on calendar Seminars.

To stop receiving these emails, please log in to  
https://protect-au.mimecast.com/s/PMl_CoVzGQijVyngsz3ZwP?domain=google.com and change your notification settings for  
this calendar.

Forwarding this invitation could allow any recipient to modify your RSVP  
response. Learn more at  
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://mailman.sydney.edu.au/pipermail/sydphil/attachments/20190402/e66178b2/attachment.html>

More information about the SydPhil mailing list