Conference: Social Agency, Group Agency & Relational Normativity

26.06.2019 09:00 - 28.06.2019 17:15

University of Vienna, Aula Campus Hof 1.11 | Spitalgasse 2, 1090 Vienna

Organisation:
Herlinde Pauer-Studer, Department of Philosophy
ERC Project: “The Normative and Moral Foundations of Group Agency”
Grant No. 740922

Day 1    Wednesday | June 26, 2019
9:00 (s.t.) – 9:15    Opening
9:15 – 10:00    R. Jay Wallace (UC Berkeley/Humboldt University of Berlin)
"Social Agency and Relational Obligation“
10:00 – 10:15     Commentary by Felix Koch (Humboldt University of Berlin)
10:15 – 10:45    General discussion
11:00 – 12:30    Facundo Alonso (Miami University, Ohio)
"Prichard’s Gambit“
14:15 – 15:45    Ariel Zylberman (University of Albany, SUNY)
"Action and Relation“
16:00 – 17:30    Carlos Núñez (University of Vienna)
"Social ends and tendencies towards consistency and coherence“

Day 2    Thursday | June 27, 2019
9:00 – 10:30    Erasmus Mayr (University of Erlangen)
"Relational normativity and Kantian constitutivism about morality“
10:45 – 12:15    Caroline T. Arruda (University of Texas, El Paso)
"What We Do When We Make Commitments“
14:00 – 14:45    Stephanie Collins (Australian Catholic University, Melbourne)
"Group-held Rights to Relational Goods“
14:45 – 15:00    Commentary by Francesca Bunkenborg (Humboldt University of Berlin)
15:00 – 15:30    General discussion
15:45 – 17:15    Herlinde Pauer-Studer (University of Vienna)
"A relational account of Kantian morality“

Day 3    Friday | June 28, 2019
9:00 – 10:30    David Owens (Kings College London)
"Social Convention without Social Agency“
10:45 – 11:30    Sarah Buss (University of Michigan)
"Why Constitutivist Accounts of Practical Reason Cannot Account for Our Kind of Agency“
11:30 – 11:45    Commentary by Daniele Bruno (Humboldt University of Berlin)
11:45 – 12:15    General discussion
14:00 – 15:30    Maike Albertzart (Humboldt University of Berlin)
"Being jointly obligated: a reductive account“
15:45 – 17:15    Abe Roth (Ohio State University)
"Practical Intimacy and Directed Duties“

All interested Department members and students are welcome. For participation please send an e-mail to: florian.kolowrat@univie.ac.at

For further information, please visit: https://groupagency.univie.ac.at

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