The Metaphysics of Tropes; 11.6.2008, Turku

The Metaphysics of Tropes


An international workshop at the Department of Philosophy, University of Turku, WEDNESDAY JUNE 11, 2008, 14-19, seminar room 150, Publicum, Assistentinkatu 7, 1st floor.
 

Program

14.00
Coffee & Opening

14.15
Anna-Sofia Maurin (Lund University):
Why there are tropes

15.20
Arto Repo (University of Turku):
Tropes and States of Affairs

16.20
Coffee

16.45
Jani Hakkarainen (University of Tampere):
Hume as a Trope nominalist?

17.50
Markku Keinänen (University of Turku):
Tropes - the basic constituents of powerful particulars?

 

The workshop is organised by the research project “Tropes, change and dispositional essentialism” funded by the Academy of Finland.
Information:
Markku Keinänen
markku.keinanen [at] utu.fi
http://users.utu.fi/mkeina/visits