Symposium on  Sally Haslanger‘s Doing Justice to the Social

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Sally Haslanger (Ford Professor of Philosophy and
Women’s & Gender Studies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA)


Rachel Sterken (University of Oslo, Norway)
Esa Díaz-León (University of Barcelona, Spain)
Aurélien Darbellay (University of Barcelona, Spain)
Jennifer Saul (University of Sheffield, UK)

DISCUSSANTS (in progress)
Josep E. Corbí (University of Valencia)
Manuel García-Carpintero (University of Barcelona)
Anca Gheaus (University Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona)
Mari Mikkola (Humboldt University of Berlin)
Pepa Toribio (ICREA & University of Barcelona)
Jesús Vega (Autonomous University of Madrid)
Katharine RC Jenkins  (Jesus College, Cambridge)
Andrew Williams (University Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona)
Catia Faria (University Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona)
Jules Holroyd (University of Sheffield)
Stephen Yablo (MIT)
Dan Zeman (University of the Basque Country, Victoria)
Laurencia Saenz (Birkbeck College, London)
Ditte Marie Munch-Jurisic (University of Copenhagen)
Angela Grünberg (University of Sheffield)
Francesca Bunkenborg (Humboldt University of Berlin)
Hilkje Haenel (Humboldt University of Berlin)
Johanna Mueller (Humboldt University of Berlin)

The symposium on Doing Justice to the Social will be published as a special issue in Disputatio.


6 June 2016
10:30 – 11:00 Welcome & Coffee

11:00 – 13:00
Sally Haslanger
What is Social Structural Explanation?
& Discussants/open discussion

13:00 – 15:00 Lunch 

15:00 – 16:15
Rachel Sterken (University of Oslo)
The Structure of Structural Explanations
& Discussants/open discussion

16:15 – 16:30 Coffee break

16:30 – 18:15
Esa Díaz-León (University of Barcelona)
On Haslanger’s meta-metaphysics: social structures and metaphysical deflationism
& Discussants/open discussion

7 June 2016
11:00 – 13:00
Sally Haslanger (MIT)
Ideology is a Moral Issue
& Discussants/open discussion

13:00 – 15:00 Lunch

15:00 – 16:30
Aurélien Darbellay (University of Barcelona)
Sociality as cooperation
& Discussants/open discussion

16:30 – 16:45 Coffee break

16:45 – 18:15
Jennifer Saul (University of Sheffield)
Good and Bad Implicit Bias Stories
& Discussants/open discussion

20:00 Dinner

8 June 2016
11:00 – 13:00
Sally Haslanger
Studying while Black: Trust, Opportunity, and Disrespect
& Discussants/open discussion

13:00 End of NOMOS 11

Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Campus de La Ciutadella
Merce Rodoreda Building (no. 24)
Sala Polivalent, 24S18

Teresa Marques (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona)
Josep E. Corbí (Universidad de Valencia)
Manuel García-Carpintero (Universitat de Barcelona)
Mari Mikkola (Humboldt-University, Berlin)
Jesús Vega (Autonomous University of Madrid

Teresa Marques (mariateresa.marques [at]


CAND: Collective Attitudes and Normative Disagreement (Marie Curie-IEF – Intra-European Fellowships. Project reference: 622114. Funded under: FP7-PEOPLE)
About Ourselves (FFI2013-47948-P)
The Scope and Limits of Responsibility (FF1 2012-33470)
Grup de Recerca Consolidat de Filosofía del Dret — AGAUR (2014 SGR 626)
Law & Philosophy research group
Logos research group
Philosophy Department, University of Barcelona