On October 18, Prof. James E. Mahon will give a presentation “Kant and the Three Duties Not to Lie“ at the Department of Philosophy’s Intellectual History seminar. The seminar will take place from 16.15 to 17.45 at Jakobi 2-336
James E. Mahon, a philosophy professor at City University of New York - Lehman College, is one of the leading authors in the Anglo-American tradition on lying and deception, who is also soon about to publish a monograph about Immanuel Kant’s views on lying – “Kant on Lies” (Cambridge University Press). At the Intellectual History seminar, he will give a presentation based on one of the chapters of this forthcoming monograph.
Everyone is welcome to participate! The seminar is organized by the Chair of Intellectual History of the Department of Philosophy of the University of Tartu.