Metaphysical Issues in Natural Kinds 2
A workshop organized jointly by the Department of Philosophy, University of Durham and Dynamis, the Finnish Network for Metaphysics.
Saturday, May 11, Venue: Joachim Room, St. Hild & St. Bede College, University of Durham.
9.30 -10.30 Jani Hakkarainen (University of Tampere): Humean Rejection of Kind Essential Properties
10.30- 11.30 Emma Tobin (University College London): TBA
11.30- 12.30 Robin Hendry (University of Durham): Continuity and Natural Kinds
12.30 -13.30 Lunch
13.30-14.30 Tuomas Tahko (University of Helsinki): What is Realism about Natural Kinds?
14.30 -15.30 David Westland (University of Durham): Powers and Processes
15.30-16.00 Coffee break
16.00-17.00 Markku Keinänen (University of Turku) & Jani Hakkarainen (University of Tampere): A Trope Nominalist Theory of Natural Kinds
17.00- 18.00 E. J. Lowe (University of Durham): Substance Universals
The registration fee is £ 10, which covers lunch and coffee, to be collected before the start of the event. Registrations and further information: mkeina[at]utu.fi. We would wish to have the registrations by Monday, May 6.