13.1 / METAPHYSICS


5 – 9 June 2017   print this page

Conference organizers:

Boran Berčić, University of Rijeka, Croatia

Michael Watkins, Auburn University, United States


Conference description:

We will work on the central issues in the contemporary metaphysics: the nature of existence; general realism and antirealism, problems of diacronic and syncronic identity, persistance through time: enduratism and preduratism, realism and nominalism about the universals, the nature of substance, the nature of the abstract entities, presentism and enternalism, actualism and possibilism, A-Theory and B-Theory of time, the nature of causation, compabilitism and incompabilitism about the free will, reductionism and antireductionism, eliminativism, constitution, secondary properties, dispositionalism, etc.