Metaphysical Explanation and the Philosophy of Mind

One-day workshop on Metaphysical Explanation and the Philosophy of Mind

On Saturday 16th June 2018 we will hold a one-day workshop on the above topic. The workshop will include papers by:

Gabriel Rabin (NYU Abu Dhabi): Fundamentality Physicalism and the Problem of Abstracta

Pär Sundström (Umeå): Explanatory Gaps and Explanations of Them

Martine Nida-Rümelin (Fribourg) & Donnchadh O’Conaill (Fribourg): Is Consciousness Fundamental and Yet Grounded in the Physical?

Darragh Byrne (Birmingham)  (Response by Naomi Thompson (Gothenburg & Southampton)): Grounding Anti-Physicalism

The workshop will be held in room T302 at Olof Wijksgatan 6, 412 55 Göteborg, Sweden. It will start at 10.00 and finish at 17.20.

After the workshop we will go for drinks and dinner.

All are welcome, but please register by emailing n.m.thompson@soton.ac.uk by 13th June.