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Friday, April 28, 2017
"The Significance of Aspect Perception"
9:00am - 5:00pm | 48 Professors Row
Center for the Humanities at Tufts (CHAT)
Speakers: Juliet Floyd (Boston University), Jean-Philippe Narboux (Bordeaux), Keren Gorodeisky (Auburn University), and Arata Hamawaki (Auburn)

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Daniel Dennett's "Science of the Soul" published in the New Yorker

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In Memoriam

Hugo Bedau
Austin B. Fletcher Professor of Philosophy, Emeritus


Welcome to the Department of Philosophy. We are committed equally to excellence in research and in teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. In addition to our undergraduate major and minor in Philosophy, we offer a certificate program in Ethics, Law, and Society as well as a wide range of courses suitable for students who have never taken a philosophy course. Learn more >

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Tufts University
Department of Philosophy
222 Miner Hall
Medford, MA  02155

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