Philosophy Department

Philosophy Dept. Lecture: William James, "The Will to Believe" - Revisited

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, October 24, 2013, 1:15 PM
Contact Name: 
Brenda McGovern
Contact Phone: 
207-780-2458
Contact Email: 
bmcgover@usm.maine.edu

USM Philosophy Dept. is presenting a panel & discussion on:  William James: "The Will to Believe" Revisted.  The panel will include:  Prof. William Gavin: "James's 'Will to Believe' in Science & Religion, Prof. Robert louden: "The Ethics of Belief: In Defense of Clifford", and Prof. Jason Read: "The Production of Belief: From James to Lazzarato".  The event is on Thursday, October 24, 1:15-2:30, Luther Bonney 524, Portland Campus.

 This is a  student orientated event, but is also open and free to the public.