Persons as Animals: Understanding the Animal Bases of Agency, Perceptual Knowledge and Thought
6th - 7th July 2016
Weetwood Hall, Leeds (http://www.weetwood.co.uk/)
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Wednesday 6th July
10:35 11:45 Léa Salje (University of Leeds): Talking Our Way to Systematicity
12:00 13:10 Rory Madden (University College, London): Animal Self-Awareness
14:30 15:40 Ali Boyle (University of Cambridge): Mapping the Minds of Others
09:00 10:10 Helen Steward (University of Leeds): Dis-contented Animals
10:35 11:45 Denis Buehler (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México): Guidance of Visual Attention: Animal Origins of Human Agency
12:00 13:10 Matthew Ratcliffe (University of Vienna): Animal Certainty
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Please direct any enquiries about the conference to Léa Salje at email@example.com.
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- What is Determinism?: Real Possibilities, Indeterminism and Free Will conference, University of Konstanz, 19th March 2015.
- 'Conceptions of Free Will: the Mental, the Mechanical and the Animal': Prof. Stewards Inaugural Lecture, Nathan Bodington Chamber, University of Leeds, 16th April 2015. Watch this lecture here: http://www.leeds.ac.uk/arts/info/20045/leeds_humanities_research_institute/2564/inaugural_lectures
- Touching Experiences': The Ontology of Conscious Experience workshop, University of Leeds, 8th-9th July 2015.
- 'What is a Continuant?': Joint Session of the Aristotelian Society and the Mind Association, University of Warwick, 10th-12th July 2015.
Joint Symposium, Bryn Mawr and Haverford College, 1st-2nd October 2015.