PMP seminar "Spinoza Day - Perspectives on His Moral Psychology"; 1.3.2010, Helsinki

Philosophical Psychology, Morality and Politics Research Unit

Spinoza Day
Perspectives on His Moral Psychology

Monday, 1 March, 9.30-17 (Lecture room 12 (3019), Main Building, Unioninkatu 34 [Helsinki], 3rd floor)


Chair: Virpi Mäkinen, University of Helsinki
9:30 Susan James, Birkbeck College, University of London: Truth, Theology and Philosophy in Spinoza's TTP
11:00 Lilli Alanen, University of Uppsala: The Metaphysics and Cognition of Passive Affects in Spinoza's Ethics

Chair: Juhani Pietarinen, University of Turku
13:30 Olli Koistinen, University of Turku: Spinoza on Value Appearances and Value Judgments
14:30 Valtteri Viljanen, University of Turku: The Metaphysical Basis of Spinoza's Moral Psychology
15:45 Minna Koivuniemi, University of Helsinki: Spinoza’s Concept of Ingenium

All those interested are welcome to attend. For further information, please, contact minna.k.koivuniemi(at)