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Duration
05 Jun 2017 - 09 Jun 2017
Language
English
Conference directors:
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, persistence through time: endurantism and perdurantism, realism and nominalism about the universals, the nature of substance, the nature of the abstract entities, presentism and eternalism, actualism and possibilism, A-Theory and B-Theory of time, the nature of causation, compatibilism and incompatibilism about the free will, reductionism and antireductionism, eliminativism, constitution, secondary properties, dispositionalism, etc.

Conference lecturers:
Mark Balaguer, California State University, Los Angeles, United States
Boran Berčić, University of Rijeka, Croatia
Marin Biondić, University of Rijeka, Croatia
Andrea Bottani, University of Bergamo, Italy
Sam Coleman, University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Filip Čeč, University of Rijeka, Croatia
Ciro Del Florio, Catholic University of Milan, Italy
Duško Dožudić, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Aldo Frigerio, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Italy
Elisa Paganini, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Davor Pećnjak, Institute of Philosophy, Zagreb, Croatia
David Pitt, California State University, Los Angeles, United States
Marta Ujvari, Corvinus University of Budapest, Hungary
Michael Watkins, Auburn University, United States
Sara Worley, Bowling Green State University, United States
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