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Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 — 10:00 to 10:00 AM EDT

Jennifer Saul
Department of Philosophy
University of Sheffield, UK

Generics Don't Essentialise People; People Essentialise People

In some circles generic terms (nouns or phrases that refer to a whole class) are regarded as especially pernicious politically.  Dr. Saul will consider this view and argue against it.

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