David Hume and Skepticism

11.06.2009

The Philosophy of Language Institute, a research unit of the New University of Lisbon, will host a colloquium on David Hume and skepticism next week. The program includes papers on naturalism, religion, self-interest, and nature:

TUESDAY, 16 JUN.

Bruno Pettersen (Federal University of Minas Gerais), “Hume e Debate Cético Contemporâneo”

Anice Lima de Araújo (Federal University of Minas Gerais), “Hume e o Naturalismo”

João Paulo Monteiro (New University of Lisbon), “Cepticismo Religioso, Falibilismo Filosófico”

WEDNESDAY, 17 JUN.

Rui Romão (New University of Lisbon), “Hume, a Tradição Céptica e o Tema do Interesse Próprio”

Lívia Guimarães (Federal University of Minas Gerais), “Natureza e Artifício na Filosofia de Hume”