This international conference will explore the options for a coherent conception of Man as neither a mere biological species, nor a mere social construction. It is a conception of Man as both a producer and a product of history and culture, and thus as a shaper of himself.
Ronald Schleifer (University of Oklahoma)
Steve Fuller (University of Warwick)
Robert Markley (University of Illinois)
Nikolaj Zeuthen (University of Aarhus)
Torben Kragh Grodal (University of Copenhagen)
Finn Collin (University of Copenhagen)
Jan Faye (University of Copenhagen).
Organizers: Finn Collin (professor of philosophy) and Jan Faye (associate professor of philosophy), Section of Philosophy, Faculty of Humanities, University of Copenhagen.
Location: Faculty of Humanities, University of Copenhagen, Njalsgade 80, 2300 Copenhagen, Denmark.
No registration is needed. For complete programme and location (forthcoming later), please send an email to David Budtz Pedersen:
[see also these pages for day one and day two]
David Budtz Pedersen
PhD Fellow, MA (phil)
Department of Media, Cognition and Communication
Section of Philosophy
University of Copenhagen
Njalsgade 80, 2300 København S