Metaphysics and the Mind. Early Modern Views 30.-31.1.

  • When Jan 30, 2014 02:00 PM to Jan 31, 2014 12:45 PM (Europe/Helsinki / UTC200)
  • Where University of Jyväskylä: Agora
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Metaphysics and the Mind. Early Modern Views

University of Jyväskylä, Finland

 

Thursday Jan 30th (Room: Agora Alfa)

 14.00 - Jani Sinokki (Turku): "Descartes on Ideas"

 

15.15 - Ville Paukkonen (Helsinki): "Mind as Substance: Cartesian, Lockean or Berkeleyan?"

 

Break

 

17.00 - Matias Slavov (Jyväskylä): "Sensualism in Philosophy of Mind: Condillac and Hume as Descartes' Opponents"

 

18.15 - Christian Barth (Berlin) & Vili Lähteenmäki (Jyväskylä): "Descartes and Knowledge of the Self"

 

 Friday Jan 31st (Room: Agora C221)

 

10.00 - Peter Myrdal (Uppsala): "Why are Faculties Unintelligible? The Metaphysical Basis of Leibniz's Criticism of Aristotelian Powers"

 

11.15 - Valtteri Viljanen (Turku): "Spinoza on Forming Adequate Ideas of the Essences of Finite Things: A Geometrical Illustration"