Jeff McMahan recently accepted the White’s Chair of Moral Philosophy at Oxford.
Previously held by John Broome, James Griffin, Bernard Williams, and R.M. Hare, this is arguably the most prestigious position in moral philosophy. McMahan was offered the chair earlier in the year and recently decided to accept.
Wiley-Blackwell Publishing and Brown University are pleased to present “Learning from Experience”, three Lectures by Scott Sturgeon, CUF Lecturer in Philosophy, Fellow and Tutor in Philosophy at Wadham College, University of Oxford.
The three public lectures will take place consecutively from Monday 29th November to Friday 3rd December 2010, as follows:
- Theories of Visual Input
Monday, November 29 at 4:00pm
- Visual Episodes and Perceptual Justification
Wednesday, December 1 at 4:00pm
- Basic Epistemic Commitments
Friday, December 3 at 4:00pm
All lectures will take place at:
54 College Street
Providence, RI 02912
Click here for directions
Previous Blackwell/ Brown lecturers include Philip Pettit (2008), Frank Jackson (2006), Timothy Williamson (2005), John Broome (2003), and Kit Fine (2002), and to mark the occasion Wiley-Blackwell are offering a 20% discount on all titles in the accompanying book series (code: PHC10), valid on their website until 31st December 2010.