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Philosophy & Religion | McDowell Conference

6th Annual McDowell Conference
Fall 1995 Program

PHILOSOPHY, ETHICS, AND THE ENVIRONMENT

Friday, November 17, 1995
Ward Circle Building, Room 2
1:00 pm to 6:00 pm

SCHEDULE

1:00 pm - 3:15 pm Session I:

“Opening Remarks: Appreciating Nature"
Jeffrey Reiman, William Fraser McDowell Professor of Philosophy, American University

“Ethics Gone Wild”
Holmes Rolston III, University Distinguished Professor of Philosophy, Colorado State University

“Longing for Home: An Ecofeminist Philosophical Perspective "
Karen Warren, Professor of Philosophy, Macalester College

3:15 pm - 3:45 pm Coffee and Donuts

3:45 pm - 6:00 pm Session II:

“Do We Consume Too Much?”
Mark Sagoff, Institute for Philosophy and Public Policy, University of Maryland

“Environmentalism, Fallacy, and Mythology”
Jan Narveson, Professor of Philosophy, University of Waterloo

“Environmentalism and the Philosophy of Evolution ”
Phillip Scribner, Associate Professor of Philosophy, American University