Call for Papers

Date: July 12-14, 2017.

Location: Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Confirmed Keynote Speakers:

  • David Brink (University of California, San Diego)
  • Julia Driver (Washington University at St. Louis)
  • Douglas Portmore (Arizona State University)
  • Michael Smith (Princeton)

The aim of the conference is to bring together theorists working on the neutral/relative divide. This divide marks a fault line in normative ethics and rational choice theory.

We seek long abstracts (maximum 1,000 words) that address central questions surrounding the neutral/relative divide. Suggested topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Agent-Relative Consequentialism

Details (including registration information) here: here:

Many thanks to Matthew for the invitation to contribute to Ethics Etc. I would like to let readers know about a workshop and an associated call for papers.

The Department of Philosophy at New York University will host a workshop on the 16 & 17 May 2014. The topic of the workshop is “Value and Virtue in Ethics and Epistemology.” Confirmed speakers include Thomas Hurka (University of Toronto), Julia Driver (Washington University in St. Louis), and Daniel Star (Boston University).