The Dennes Room

Philosophy 290-2

Fall 2020

Number Title Instructor Days/time Room
290-2 Graduate Seminar: Evolutionary and Developmental Perspectives on Morality Wallace/Engelmann M 6-8 Moses 234

The seminar will look at recent work on the evolution of capacities for moral agency and their development in individual humans, combining both philosophical and empirical perspectives on these issues. Authors to be discussed include Allen Buchanen, Margaret Gilbert, Chris Korsgaard, Philip Pettit, and Jay Wallace (on the philosophy side) and Jan Engelmann, Michael Tomasello, and Frans de Waal (on the psychology side).