Hendrix college in Conway, ar
Murphy seminar room, saturday, april 6, 2013 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Rooms available at a special rate.
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriot
2260 Sanders Road Conway, AR 72032
Mention you are with the Hendrix Philosophy Conference.
For more information contact Fred Ablondi, 501-450-1418.
A special thanks to Dr. Morriss and Ann Henry for their generosity in making this conference possible.
Tad Schmaltz (University of Michigan): "Galileo and Descartes on Copernicanism and the Cause of the Tides"
Antonia LoLordo (University of Virginia): "Copernicus, Epicurus, Galileo, and Gassendi"
11:20 - 12:20
Dan Garber (Princeton University): "Galileo, Hobbes and the Laws of Nature"
2:00 - 3:00
Alan Nelson (University of North Carolina): "Descartes on the Value of Mathematics"
3:05 - 4:05
Lisa Downing (Ohio State University): “Galileo and Locke on the Primary/Secondary Quality Distinction”
4:10 - 5:10
Andrew Janiak (Duke University): "The Struggle between Theology and Philosophy in Galileo, Descartes, and Newton"