Ethics & Animals
The Brown Bag Lunch Series returns in Spring 2014 with the topic of Ethics & Animals. Each event will be led by Eva Kort, a lecturer in the Philosophy Department, and discussion will revolve around the place of animals and the surrounding ethics in modern philosophy. Each session will focus on the views of a different philosopher (listed below) and how they can offer insight on ethics and animals. All three installments will take place at 11:00 a.m. in Edwards 101.
2/11/2014 René Descartes, the 17th century French philosopher
3/4/2014 John Locke, the 17th century British philosopher
4/1/2014 Immanuel Kant, the 18th century German philosopher