you find a table providing an overview of the structure of GAP.7.
you find a more detailed overview of GAP.7.
you find an overview of the pleanry taks of GAP.7.
You find an overview of the sections of GAP.7.
On check-in, every participant of GAP.7 will receive a printed
conference booklet containing the program as well as all abstracts and
other relevant information.
There will be four plenary talks. The GAP is pleased to announce
that the following philosophers have accepted the invitation of the
Wolfgang Künne (Frege-Award)
Mark Sainsbury (Dialectica Lecture)
All talks in the colloquia will be given by invited speakers. There
will be the following six colloquia with two to three talks per
- Wozu Philosophiegeschichte? Das Beispiel des Aristoteles
Responsible: Ulrich Nortmann, Christof Rapp
Speakers: Alan Code, Ulrich Nortmann, Christof Rapp
- Wissenschaft und Philosophie für eine komplexe Welt
Responsible: Manfred Stöckler
Speakers: Stefan Bornholdt, Stephan Hartmann, Meinard Kuhlmann, Thomas Lux
- Evolution and Morality
Responsible: Tatjana Tarkian, Marcel Weber
Speakers: Jason McKenzie Alexander, Shaun Nichols, Stephen Stich
- Neuro-Enhancement: The Natural as a Value?
Responsible: Dagmar Borchers, Saskia Nagel
Presentation: Bettina Schöne-Seifert
Speakers: John Dupré, Bill Fulford, Dieter Birnbacher
- Nominalistic Theories of Properties
Responsible: Ralf Busse, Hans Rott, Benjamin Schnieder
Speakers: Thomas Hofweber, Joseph Melia, N.N.
- Relativism about Truth
Responsible: Alex Burri, Hans Rott
Speakers: Garcia Carpintero, Max Kölbel
In addition, there will be a colloquium in honor of the winner of
the Frege-Award, Wolfgang Künne. Here the invited speakers are Paul
Boghossian and Kevin Mulligan.
Each section-talk will be 20 minutes, followed by 10 minutes time for discussion. There will be the following eight sections:
- Logic and Philosophy of Science
- Philosophy of Language
- Philosophy of Mind
- Metaphysics and Ontology
- Applied Ethics, Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Law, and Social Philosophy
- Normative Ethics, Metaethics, Philosophy of Action and Decision-Making
- Aesthetics and Philosophy of Religion
After the conference, there will be two workshops to GAP.7:
- "Reductionism, Explanation and Metaphors in the Philosophy of Mind" (organized by Albert Newen and Raphael van Riel)
- "Studying the Mind: Analytic Philosophy, Phenomenology, and Cognitive Science" (organized by Miriam Kyselo and Sven Walter)
The workshops are autonomous events for which you have to register
separately. Details and contact information can be obtained on the
respective webpages or directly from the organizers.