Ethical Expertise Workshop

On 23 March, we organize a workshop on ethical expertise at the University of Helsinki (Metsätalo, Sali 10). Researchers and students interested in the relevant issues are welcome to attend; no registration is required.

The Programme

9:30am–10:45am
Errol Lord (Penn): The Varieties of Normative Expertise: Thinking, Seeing, Criticizing

11:00am–12:15pm
Antti Kauppinen (Helsinki): Who’s Afraid of Thought Experiments?

12:15pm–13:30pm
Lunch

13:30pm–14:30pm
Ninni Suni (Helsinki): Moral Deference and Responsibility

14:45pm–15:45pm
Vilma Venesmaa & Teemu Toppinen (Helsinki): Still Puzzled by Normative Deference

16:00pm–17:00pm
Simo Kyllönen & Teemu Toppinen (Helsinki): Epistemic Democracy and Moral Deference

New Writings (in Finnish) on Climate Ethics, Collective Responsibility, and Civil Disobedience

Following short texts have been published in Finnish newspapers, e-journals and blogs:

Simo Kyllönen: “Ekokatastrofi ja yksinkertaisen moraalin houkutus”Politiikasta.fi

Simo Kyllönen: “Miks mun pitäis? Osallisuus velvoittaa ilmastotalkoisiin”, Etiikka.fi

Simo Kyllönen ja Elina Yrjölä: “Kansalaistottelematon yritys tuntee vastuunsa”Helsingin Sanomat Vieraskynä 9.2.2017