Pacific Study Group

of the

North American Kant Society

2004 Meeting Program

November 6-7, 2004

Pomona College, Pomona, California


Saturday, November 6:

1:00 p.m. Henry Allison, University of California, Davis
"Transcendental Realism, Empirical Realism, and Transcendental Idealism"

2:30 p.m. Joshua Glasgow, Occidental College
"Two arguments for Kant's Formula of Humanity"

4:00 p.m. Donald Wilson, Kansas State University
"Middle Theory, Inner Freedom, and Moral Health"

5:30 p.m. Business Meeting and Reception

Evening: Group dinner. (Arrangements will be announced at the meeting.)

Sunday, November 7:

9:30 a.m. Light Breakfast (coffee and rolls)

10:00 a.m. Katherine Dunlop, UCLA
"Kant on the Factitiousness of Mathematical Concepts"
(Winner of the Graduate Student Stipend)

11:30 a.m. Andrew Chignell, Cornell University
"Kant's Ethics of Assent"

1:00 p.m. Lunch

The meeting will take place in Pearsons Hall, Room 101. A campus map is available at: (Parking is available just south of Pearsons Hall and also on the city streets nearby.) Directions to Pomona are at
The most convenient airport to use is the Ontario International Airport, about 15 minutes drive from Pomona College.

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Claremont Inn, 555 West Foothill, Claremont, CA 91711; (800) 854-5733. Their website is Reservations should be made before October 1. Be sure to mention the NAKS Pacific Study Group to get the special rate.

Meetings are free and open to all. There is no membership.

The PSG receives financial support from the North American Kant Society and from host universities (in this case, Pomona College).

Please notify Peter Thielke ( if you plan on attending (and indicate whether you will attend the dinner on Saturday).

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