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Nick Harrison: Explaining Addictive Choice standard models of explaining addiction: the rational choice (RC) account or neurobiology (NB). Harrison opts … More

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Eugene Chislenko: Akratic Belief Akratic belief (df): beliefs one believes one should not have. Scanlon: akrasia can be caused by … More

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Mark Migotti and Nicole Wyatt: Are We Doing he Philosophy of Sex Right Now? 1. What makes a desire a … More

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Abe Nuri: Rethinking Egalitarianism: Value f Burden For egalitarians, a large problem is to distinguish between choice and luck. An … More

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Elliot Goodine: Empathy and Moral Judgement: On Prinz and Hume Prinz argues empathy plays no important role in morality. Goodine … More

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John Woods: Keynote: How I Stopped Worrying and Learned to Live and Prosper with Inconsistency Acknowledges his indebtedness to both … More

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Roger Shiner: Digital Property Rights and the Law. Downloading is rife, and content creators have lobbied heavily that this violates … More

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Robert Nye: Well-Being Howard Nye offered a very interesting and tightly argued paper on our care for intellectually disabled persons. … More

WCPA: Vancouver, 2014

Panel Discussion: Gender and Race in Early Modern Philosophy: Prejudice, Autonomy, Community Amy Schmitter (UofA): Cartesian Prejudice and Poulain de … More