Rubik's Cube

Mental Capacities (JeSyP 2018)

Seminar with Call for Registration
Rubik's Cube
Image: Pexels (Public Domain)

Seminar

The topic of the first Jena Summer Symposium in Philosophy (JeSyP 2018) is “Mental Capacites”. This year’s distinguished guest is Professor Michael Kremer (University of Chicago). 

Professor Kremer’s one-day seminar on July 17th will address Gilbert Ryle’s conception of the mind in terms of dispositions and capacities. The seminar will comprise three 90-minute sessions, beginning at 11:00, and end with a dinner reception open to all. Advanced BA-students and graduate students are cordially invited to participate, if familiar with Ryle’s “The Concept of Mind” and/or surrounding debates. One of many ways for students to familiarize themselves with this topic is to take part in a suitable preparatory seminar in the summer term of 2018, for example in:

Call for Registration

Participation in the seminar is free and open to all, but since places are limited, students are required to register via e-mail to logik-team@uni-jena.de, stating their full name, affiliation, source of familiarity with this year’s topic (e.g. participation in a preparatory class), whether they plan to participate in the pre-read discussion after the symposium, and any further needs with respect to childcare or accessibility.

Share this page
Friedrich Schiller University in the social media:
Studying amid excellence:
  • Logo of the "Total E-Quality" initiative
  • Logo of the Best Practice Club "Family at the University"
  • Logo of the "Partner University of High Performance Sports" project
  • Logo of quality of German Accreditation Council - system accredited
Top of the page