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Moral Psychology Workshop

Saturday, August 22, 2015
12:00 AM
Michigan Union

Saturday, August 22nd, Kuenzel Room, Michigan Union

9 - 9:10AM  Valerie Tiberius, A Message from the President
9:10  - 9:55AM  Felipe De Brigard, Neuroscience of modal cognition
10:05 - 10:50AM  Eddy Nahmias, Psychology of free will
11:00 - 11:50AM  Manuel Vargas, Agency and imagination
1:00-1:45PM  Zac Irving, Mind wandering as unguided attention
1:50 - 2:35PM  Nina Strohminger, Imaginative resistance
2:40 - 3:25PM  Jonathan Phillips and Josh Knobe, Psychology of modal cognition
3:30 - 4:20PM  Data Blitz by Michigan graduate students, Assorted topics
4:30 - 5:30PM  Susan Gelman, Children's attributions of moral status to inanimate objects

Sunday, August 23rd, Kuenzel Room, Michigan Union

9:30 - 10:20AM  Victor Kumar, Empathy and moral agency
10:30 - 11:20AM  Edouard Machery, Cross-cultural intuitions about morals
11:30 - Noon  Gil Harman, Discussion of Imagination and Convention, by Ernie LePore and Matthew Stone
Noon-12:30PM  John Doris and Edouard Machery, Interdisciplinary work -- a how to guide