First Carinthian Workshop on Topics from Early Modern Philosophy to Kant

First Carinthian Workshop on Topics from Early Modern Philosophy to Kant: Cognition, Self-Knowledge and the Self

 Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, Austria, September 18 – 19, 2015

 Supported by the research council of the Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt with sponsoring provided by Privatstiftung Kärntner Sparkasse

Keynote Speakers: Eric Watkins, UCSD; Christian Barth, HU Berlin


Friday September 18, 2015, Room I. 1. 44

Session 1

9:00 – 10:15
Olivér István Tóth, Eotvos-Lorand-University Budapest and Ernst-Mach-Fellow at the Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt: The epistemic foundations of Spinoza’s theory of consciousness

Julia Borcherding, Yale University: The Nature of Things and the Nature of Mind: Leibniz on Self-Knowledge as a Source of Metaphysical Insight

First keynote speaker: Christian Barth, Humboldt University Berlin: Inner Sentiment and Self-Knowledge in Leibniz
Session 2

Martin Lenz, University of Groningen: Language and Cognition in Locke

Dávid Bartha, Central European University Budapest: Berkeley on Self-Experience

Friday Evening, conference dinner sponsored by the History of Philosophy Book Prize 2011

Saturday, September 19, 2015, Room I. 1. 44

Session 3

Tamar Levanon, Bar-Ilan University Ramat Gan: Reid on the Duration of the Self

Second Keynote Speaker: Eric Watkins, UC San Diego: Knowledge and Cognition in Kant


Session 4

Bernhard Ritter, University of Klagenfurt:
The Subject in Kant’s Refutation of Idealism
Giuseppe Motta, Universität Graz:
„Was Objektive Einheit des Selbstbewusstseins sei“. A Structural Analysis of § 18: Critique of the Pure Reason, B 139-140.v






Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ursula Renz

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