Disagreement (19th International Philosophy Colloquium Evian)

Is there disagreement? That is, do we really disagree? From the standpoint of everyday life, the answer seems to be clear. Disagreements among us are legion: about scientific, political, and social questions, about questions of right conduct and religion, about questions concerning subjective preferences and aesthetic taste. From the standpoint of rationality, however, it is not so clear how these disagreements should be assessed. Shouldn’t the forceless force of the better argument ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
Freie Universität Berlin
Event type: 
Event
Event date: 
Sunday, July 7, 2013 to Saturday, July 13, 2013
Event Location: 
Evian-les-bains, France
Abstract due date: 
Sunday, March 31, 2013
Categories: 
British
20th & 21st Century
Early Modern & Renaissance
Long 18th Century
Medieval
Romantics
Victorian
French
German
Interdisciplinary
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