February 2020

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  • IAP: Event Semantics and Logical Form
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  • Colloquium: Rima Basu (Claremont McKenna College)
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  • Colloquium: Alex John London, Carnegie Mellon (Ethics & Compu…
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February 2, 2020
  • IAP: Event Semantics and Logical Form
    February 2, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    32-D831

    We will discuss the motivation and implementation of the idea that the logical form of "action sentences" involves quantification over events. Then we will turn to the more general question of what logical form is. http://student.mit.edu/searchiap/iap-9289afec6d8d284e016ea4160b0e052d.…

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February 21, 2020
  • Colloquium: Rima Basu (Claremont McKenna College)
    February 21, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    32-D461

    Title: The Parent Trap: How Doxastic Wronging Starts at Home

    Abstract: When Mulan reflects on how she'll never be the perfect bride or the perfect daughter, we recognize her pain. Our parents exert a kind of doxastic influence over our lives…

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February 26, 2020
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February 28, 2020
  • Colloquium: Alex John London, Carnegie Mellon (Ethics & Computing Series)
    February 28, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    *note room change: 32-141*

    Ethics and (Artificially) Intelligent Health Systems

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    Whether health care systems function effectively, efficiently, and equitably depends on their ability to gather and learn from reliable medical evidence across the lifecycle of intervention development and service delivery.  Orthodox research ethics has been…

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