12.1 / METAPHYSICS


4 – 8 June 2018   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; realism and antirealism in general; problems of diacronic and syncronic identity; persistence through time: endurantism and perdurantism; realism and nominalism about the universals; the nature of substance; the nature of abstract entities; presentism and eternalism; actualism and possibilism; the nature of causation; compatibilism and incompatibilism about the free will; reductionism, antireductionism and eliminativism in general; material constitution; secondary properties; dispositionalism; etc.