(Slides from recent talks I’ve given. Pdf versions.)
- What does it mean to be a Stoic?
- Do people commit evil out of ignorance?
- How I became a Stoic
- Modern Stoicism and the return of virtue ethics
- Dying every day with dignity: lessons from Stoicism
- Batman, Spider-Man, and philosophy
- Living according to nature: the philosophy and biology of human nature
- Science, philosophy, and the meaning of life
- Skepticism and epistemic virtue
- The variety of scientisms
Philosophy of Science
- How do philosophers and biologists talk about causality?
- Epigenetic inheritance and evolutionary theory
- Do we need an extended evolutionary synthesis?
- On the many meanings of “doing theory” in biology
- Theory in fundamental physics: the view from outside