Richard Feldman, professor of philosophy.
A variety of misunderstandings and confusions get in the way of using discussions with others to arrive at reasonable beliefs. This talk will explore some of them: the goals of argumentation, the value of having no opinion, and the distinction between facts and opinions.
The Romanell-Phi Beta Kappa Lectureship in awarded to a nationally distinguished philosopher by the Phi Beta Kappa Society. For more about the lectureship see: http://bit.ly/2wOnJv7
Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Rush Rhees Library , Humanities Center Conference Room D
755 Library Road, Rochester, NY 14626