The Ontology of Reasons

The Cognitive Irrationality Project-SNF at the University of Basel will be hosting a workshop on “The Ontology of Epistemic Reasons” on Wednesday 14th June 2017

Guest speakers:
Veli Mitova (University of Johannesburg)
“Believable Evidence”
Davide Fassio (University of Southampton)
“Are epistemic reasons perspective-dependent?”


10:00-12:00 “Believable Evidence” by Veli Motiva
10:00-11:00 Talk
11:00-11:15 Break
11:15-11:35 Comment by Davide Fassio
11:35-12:00 Q&A
14:00-16:00 “Are epistemic reasons perspective-dependant?” by Davide Fassio
14:00-15:00 Talk
15:00-15:15 Break
15:15-15:35 Comment: Veli Mitova
15:35-16:00 Q&A

16:00-17:00 Scientific Panel

Group discussion with Veli Mitova, Davide Fassio, Anne Meylan, Jie Gao, Jacques Vollet, Marie van Loon and Melanie Sarzano


Room 302, Philosophisches Seminar, Steinengraben 5, Basel

Everyone is welcome!
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This event is made possible by the Freiwilligen Akademischen Gesellschaft Basel and the SNFS