Department News

  • Jack Woods Talk

    Jack Woods Talk

    Jack Woods (University of Leeds)  “The Authority of Formality” Date: Wednesday 28 December, 2016 Time: 1100-1230 Place: G160 Abstract: Etiquette gets a bad rap. Theorists often claim that etiquette is only […]

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  • Persons, Selves, and Organisms Conference

    Persons, Selves, and Organisms Conference

    Personal identity – under what conditions do we persist over time? – is among the perennial questions of metaphysics. In recent years, the question of personal identity gave place to […]

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  • Mariam Thalos Talk

    Mariam Thalos Talk

    Title: The Gulf Between Practical and Theoretical Reason Abstract:  I will argue that it’s a great mistake to blur the line between practical and theoretical forms of reasoning (as done for […]

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  • David Kovacs’s article in Mind

    David Kovacs’s article in Mind

    David Kovacs’s article ‘Self-made People‘ in the journal ‘Mind’ is now in print. Abstract: The Problem of Overlappers is a puzzle about what makes it the case, and how we […]

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  • 2016 Philosophy Department Orientation

    2016 Philosophy Department Orientation

    Bilkent Felsefe’ye yeni baslayan lisans ogrencilerimizle bolum tanitim programinda bulustuk / We met with our new undergrad students at the philosophy department orientation.

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  • Senior Thesis Defenses 2016

    Senior Thesis Defenses 2016

    Senior thesis defense selfie! Bilkent Philosophy students successfully defended their theses / Bilkent felsefe ogrencileri tezlerini basariyla savundular!

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  • New Appointments

    New Appointments

    Nazım Keven (PhD, WUSTL Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology Program) – Nazım’s main area of research is the philosophy of mind, with a particular focus on the nature of memory, reasoning, emotions and the […]

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