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UT Philosophy welcomes two visiting scholars for AY13-14

UT Philosophy welcomes two visiting scholars for AY13-14. The UT Philosophy Department welcomes Dr. Sule Sahin Ceylan, Assistant Professor, Philosophy and Sociology of Law, Marmara University, Turkey, and Dr. Chun-yan Xiao (English Name: Amy), Associate Professor, Philosophy, Shanghai Second Polytechnic University, China.

Dr. Sahin Ceylan, hosted by Prof. Reidy, will be working on a philosophical theory of rights that might be adequate to the idea of intergenerational rights.

Dr. Xiao, hosted by Prof. Nolt, will be working on issues in environmental and intergenerational ethics.

The Department looks forward to including Drs. Sahin Ceylan and Xiao in its many activities – colloquies, conferences, symposia, seminars – this year. Please join me in welcoming them.

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