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Legal Philosophy Workshop 2018
Legal Philosophy Workshop 2018 @ Rutgers Philosophy Dept
May 31 – Jun 1 all-day
LPW is an annual conference designed to foster reflection on the nature of law and the philosophical issues underlying its different areas. Our aim is to promote work that connects legal philosophy with other branches of philosophy (e.g., moral and political philosophy, metaphysics, philosophy of language, epistemology, or philosophy of action) and to create a venue for the critical examination of different viewpoints about law. The format of the workshop is pre-read. Each session will start with a very short presentation by the author (5-10 minutes). A commentator will then kick off the discussion; the author will respond to the comments, and then the remainder of the session will be dedicated to Q&A. We are inviting abstracts …

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Benedict de Spinoza’s “Ethics” – Part 2 7:00 pm
Benedict de Spinoza’s “Ethics” – Part 2 @ Outpost Cafe
Jun 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Brooklyn Philosophy Reading and Discussion Group Thursday, June 7 at 7:00 PM This week we will discuss Part 2 of Spinoza’s Ethics, “On the Nature and “Origin of the Mind”. https://www.meetup.com/Brooklyn-Philosophy-Reading-and-Discussion-Group/events/250855351/
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Pantheism Workshop
Pantheism Workshop @ Rutgers Philosophy Dept. 5th floor Seminar Rm.
Jun 8 – Jun 9 all-day
The Department’s colloquium series typically meets on Thursdays in the Seminar Room at Gateway Bldg, 106 Somerset Street, 5th Floor. 2/27/18 Goldman Lecture, 4pm 3/1/18 Mesthene Lecture, Prof. Miranda Fricker (GC-CUNY), 3:00-6:30 pm 3/22/18 RU Climate Lecture, Prof. Sally Haslanger (MIT) 3:00-5:00 pm 4/8/18 Karen Bennett (Cornell University) 4/12/18 Sanders Lecture, Prof. Linda Zagzebski (University of Oklahoma) 4/13/18 Rutgers Chinese Philosophy Conference, 9:30 am-6:30 pm 4/13-4/14/18 Marilyn McCord Adams Memorial Conference 4/14-4/15/18 Rutgers-Columbia Undergraduate Philosophy Conference (held at Columbia University) 4/17/18 Class of 1970’s Lecture, Prof. Jeremy Waldron (NYU), Alexander Teleconference Lecture Hall, 4:30-7:30 pm 5/21-5/25/18 Metaphysical Mayhem 6/8-6/9/18 Pantheism Workshop 7/8-7/15/18 Summer Institute for Diversity in Philosophy (held at …

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Benedict de Spinoza’s “Ethics” – Part 2 and 3 7:00 pm
Benedict de Spinoza’s “Ethics” – Part 2 and 3 @ Outpost Cafe
Jun 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Brooklyn Philosophy Reading and Discussion Group Thursday, June 14 at 7:00 PM In this week’s discussion we will develop our exploration of Part 2,”On the Nature and Origin of the Mind” and hopefully begin a discussion of Part 3,… https://www.meetup.com/Brooklyn-Philosophy-Reading-and-Discussion-Group/events/250855366/
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Ask a Philosopher! 4:00 pm
Ask a Philosopher! @ Socrates Sculpture Park
Jun 21 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Saturday, June 16th, 11:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M. @ the Democracy Lab at Grand Army Plaza Thursday, June 21st, 4:00 P.M.-8:00 P.M. @ the Socrates Sculpture Park’s Solstice Celebration Sunday, July 1st, 12:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. @ the Flatbush Avenue Street Fair Sunday, July 15th, 11:00 A.M.-3:00 P.M. @ the Jackson Heights Greenmarket Friday, July 27th, 11:00 A.M.-3:00 P.M. @ the Union Square Greenmarket If you’ve never been to a booth before, there’s not too much involved: a bunch of philosophers hang out, give out candy, and talk with visitors about their philosophical questions. It’s a lot of fun.
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Spinoza’s “Ethics”- Part 3: On the Origin and Nature of the Emotions 7:00 pm
Spinoza’s “Ethics”- Part 3: On the Origin and Nature of the Emotions @ Outpost Cafe
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Brooklyn Philosophy Reading and Discussion Group Thursday, June 28 at 7:00 PM This week we will continue our discussion of the Ethics by looking at Part 3 of this work. Participants are strongly encouraged to read the text befor… https://www.meetup.com/Brooklyn-Philosophy-Reading-and-Discussion-Group/events/252087930/
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