2005 RUTGERS EPISTEMOLOGY CONFERENCE
 
MAY 6 & MAY 7, 2005
 

Friday, May 6, 2005

Saturday, May 7, 2005

Session I 1:00 PM - 2:45 PM

Gilbert Harman
Princeton University
"The Problem of Induction"
(PDF)



Break 2:45 PM - 3:30 PM
Complimentary Refreshments



Session II 3:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Young Epistemologist Prize Winning Essay

Jennifer Lackey
Northern Illinois University
"Learning From Words"
(PDF)



Dinner 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Hotel Dining Room



Session III 7:30 PM - 9:15 PM

Keith DeRose
Yale University
""Bamboozled by Our Own Words": Semantic Blindness and Some Arguments Against Contextualism"
(PDF)



Reception 9:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Complimentary

Session IV 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Elizabeth Fricker
Oxford University
"Knowledge from Trust in Testimony is Second-hand Knowledge"
(PDF)



Lunch 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Buffet in the Hotel



Session V 1:45 PM - 3:30 PM

Richard Fumerton
University of Iowa
"Direct Realism"
(PDF)



Break 3:15 PM - 4:30 PM
Complimentary Refreshments



Session VI 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Roundtable Discussion

Michael Martin
University College London

Joel Pust
University of Delaware

Robert Shope
University of Massachusetts


Discussants at large:


Juan Comesaa, Christopher Hookway, Michael Huemer, Matt McGrath

 

Returning Invited Participants:


Fred Adams, Jonathan Adler, Robert Almeder, Robert Audi,

Michael Bergmann, Lawrence BonJour, Anthony Brueckner, Stewart Cohen,

Earl Conee, Joseph Cruz, Claudio de Almeida, Fred Dretske, Catherine Elgin,

Richard Feldman, Richard Foley, Carl Ginet, Alvin Goldman, John Greco,

John Hawthorne, Jonathan Kvanvig, Christopher Peacocke, John Post, James Pryor,

Mark Richard, Jonathan Schaffer, David Sosa, Ernest Sosa, Matthias Steup,

John Troyer, Gerald Vision, Jonathan Vogel



There is no registration fee for the conference, but please contact Dennis Whitcomb, the conference manager, at dporterw@eden.rutgers.edu, if you plan to attend. This will enable us to make suitable arrangements for the conference and prepare conference materials for you in advance. All sessions will be held at the Hyatt in New Brunswick, NJ. Reduced-priced rooms are available to those attending the Conference.

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