Presentation: Charles Olbert and Gary Gala, “Supervenience and Psychiatry: Are Mental Disorders Brain Disorders?”

We are pleased to announce that Charles Olbert and Gary Gala will present their work-in-progress, “Supervenience and Psychiatry: Are Mental Disorders Brain Disorders?” at our next meeting, which will be TUESDAY, July 8 from 7:00PM-8:30PM in room 213 of Caldwell Hall. Please contact Dan if you plan to attend or would like a copy of the paper.

Presentation: Devin Singh and Walter Sinnot-Armstrong, “The DSM-5 Definition of Mental Disorder”

We are very pleased to announce that Devin Singh and Walter Sinnot-Armstrong will present their work-in-progress, “The DSM-5 Definition of Mental Disorder” at our next meeting, which will be WEDNESDAY, June 11 from 7:00PM-8:30PM in room 213 of Caldwell Hall. Please contact Dan if you plan to attend or would like a copy of the paper.

Presentation: Jesse Summers, “Post Hoc Ergo Propter Hoc: Some Costs and Benefits of Rationalization”

We are very pleased to announce that Jesse Summers (Duke University) will present his work-in-progress ”Post Hoc Ergo Propter Hoc: Some Costs and Benefits of Rationalization” at the next PPRG meeting, which will be THURSDAY, May 29 from 7:00pm-8:30pm in Room 213 of Caldwell Hall. Please RSVP (contact Dan) if you plan to attend the meeting. A copy of the paper will be distributed to the list-serv the week prior to the talk.