American Philosophical Association – Eastern Division
One Hundred Sixth Annual Meeting Program

December 27-30, 2010
New York Marriott Marquis
New York

Group Programs

Tuesday Morning, December 28, 2010
Group Session II 9:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M.

Topic: Intersections of Ethics and Epistemology in Classical Indian Thought
Chair: Ethan Mills (University of New Mexico)

Stephen Harris (University of New Mexico)
“Santideva as Virtue Ethicist”

Amy Donahue (University of Hawai’i-Manoa)
Dinnaga’s Anyapohavada and the Problem of Epistemological Violence”

Ethan Mills (University of New Mexico)
“Jarayarsi’s Skepticism: How to Stop Worrying and Love a Life without Philosophy”

Laura Guererro (University of New Mexico)
“On Why One Should be a Buddhist”

Wednesday Morning, December 29th, 2010
Group Session VIII — 11:15 A.M.-1:15 P.M.

Topic: Philosophical Conceptions of Mysticism in Asian and Comparative Thought
Chair: Alan Preti (Rosemont College)

Speakers: Kenneth Faber (Vanderbilt University)
“The Mahavakya Tat Tvam Asi (That Art Thou)”

Alan Preti (Rosemont College)
“Brahmanubhava and Mystical Experience”

Aaron Fehir (Purdue University)
“Kierkegaardian Faith and Religiousness B in Pure-Land Buddhism”