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CFP: Causation: a Workshop with Ned Hall (Cologne, 10 November)

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Call for Participation

CAUSATION. A WORKSHOP WITH NED HALL

Workshop in Cologne 
10 November 2014

DFG Research Group Causation | Laws | Dispositions | Explanation

Convenors: Andreas Hüttemann, Christian Loew


SPEAKERS

Ned Hall (Harvard): Physical and Metaphysical Modality

Andreas Hüttemann (Köln): Causation and Default-Processes

Cei Maslen (Wellington): Against Simultaneous Causation

Christian Loew (Köln): The Arrow of Causation and its Place in the Physical World

Brad Weslake (NYU): Why Think Causally?


REGISTRATION 
Please send an email to cloew@uni-koeln.de by October 31st to express your interest to participate. We can unfortunately offer only a limited number of places.

TRAVEL GRANTS 
We will be able to offer a restricted number of travel grants (up to 250 Euros each). PhD students and advanced M.A. students are encouraged to apply for these grants by submitting a short letter of motivation (200 words) and a short CV. The deadline is 31 October 2014. Please send the applications to cloew@uni-koeln.de.

FURTHER INFORMATION ON THE RESEARCH GROUP
http://www.clde.uni-koeln.de/