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Intermountain West Student Philosophy Conference

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• Is the world eternal? YES
• Do humans have contra-causal free will (i.e., can humans do otherwise)? NO
• Is beauty in the eye of the beholder? YES
• Do humans have souls? YES
• Are there natural rights? YES
• Is it morally permissible to eat meat? NO
• Is the unexamined life worth living? NO
• Is truth subjectivity? YES
• Is virtue necessary for happiness? YES
• Can a computer have a mind? YES
• Can humans know reality as it is in itself? YES
• Is hell other people? YES
• Can art be created accidentally? NO
• Can we change the past? NO
• Are numbers real? NO
• Is it always better to know the truth? YES

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Intermountain West Student Philosophy Conference
March 20th – 22nd, 2014
Hosted by the University of Utah Department of Philosophy
Keynote Speaker: Sarah McGrath
Princeton University
Plenary Speaker: Jacob Stegenga
University of Utah
Submissions Due: January 13th, 2014
Papers should be no more than 8 pages or 3,000 words, whichever is shorter. Papers should be submitted as a .doc or a .pdf file. Papers should be prepared for blind review and should include a separate file with the article’s title and the author’s name, email, and university affiliation. Please submit papers to:


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