Franz Brentano Lecutre 2018

Prof. Dr. Margaret P. Gilbert will give the Brentano lecutre, which is organized by Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Herlinde Pauer-Studer and Univ.-Prof. Dr. Hans Bernhard Schmid within the ERC-Project: "The Normative and Moral Foundations of Group Agency"

From the 12th to the 14th of June 2018
at the Department of Philosophy, NIG (Universitätsstraße 7, 1010)


Margaret P. Gilbert is the Abraham I. Melden Chair in Moral Philosophy at UCI’s School of Humanities. She works primarily on the philosophy of social phenomena, covering areas such as ethics, social and political philosophy, action theory, philosophy of law, epistemology, and the theory of rational choice. Prof. Gilbert has been the recipient of research fellowships from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the American Council of Learned Societies, and held visiting positions at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, the Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study in the Social Sciences, and King’s College London, among other academic institutions. Her numerous publications include: On Social Facts (1989), Sociality and Responsibility (2000), A Theory of Political Obligation (2006), Joint Commitment (2013).

First Brentano Lecture by Prof. Margaret Gilbert: Sociality and Normativity I

June 12, 2018 | Room 3D | NIG (Neues Institutsgebäude) | 16.45–18.15
Free Admission.

Discussion Meeting with Prof. Margaret Gilbert

June 13, 2018 | Room 3B | NIG (Neues Institutsgebäude) | 11.30–13.00
Only for Department Members.

Second Brentano Lecture by Prof. Margaret Gilbert: Sociality and Normativity II

June 14, 2018 | Room 3D | NIG (Neues Institutsgebäude) | 16.45–18.15
Free Admission.



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