Workshop in Phenomenological Philosophy


May 16, 2012

The annual Workshop in Phenomenological Philosophy will be hosted by the UCSC Philosophy Department on May 18-19.

The interested public and campus community is welcome to attend.

Friday, May 18

9:30 - 11:00 Burt Hopkins: "Manifold and synthesis in Kant and Husserl: the problem of collective unity in transcendental philosophy"

11:15 - 12:45  Abe Stone: "What did Kant really mean by 'transcendental idealism'?"

2:15 - 3:45 David Bachyrycz: "Adequacy or approximation? Husserly's Logical Investigations and the possiblity of scientific philosophy"

4:00 - 5:30 Christoph Durt: "Husserl on the origin of the modern distinction between primary and secondary qualities: 'Galileo's mathematization of nature'"

Saturday, May 19

9:00 - 10:30  Claudio Majolino: "Variation and constitution in Husserl"

10:45 - 12:15 Jeff Yoshimi: "A formalization of Husserl's theory of horizons"

1:15 - 2:45 Anne Ozar: "Trust and the problem of optimism"

3:00 - 4:30 Tom Sheehan: "Making sense of Heidegger: a paradigm shift"

4:45 - 6:15 Steve Crowell: "Responsibility, autonomy, and affectivity: a Heideggerian approach"