Is the particularity of ethical problems addressed by Indian Philosophy?
Convener(s): Richard Sorabji
Speaker(s): Rajeev Bhargava; Jonardon Ganeri; Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad; Nilanjan Das.
14:00 Professor Rajeev Bhargava, CSDS (Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, Delhi): 'The play between the general and the particular in Asokan Ethics'
15:05 Professor Jonardon Ganeri (New York University): 'A particularist ethics of attention from Simone Weil to Buddhaghosa'
16:10 biscuits, tea and coffee
16:40 Professor Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad (Lancaster University): 'Ethics and Emotion: exploring their connection through the context of anger'
17:45 Dr Nilanjan Das (Department of Philosophy, University College London): 'Compassion without Selves: A Puzzle in Buddhist Ethics'
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