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Arché is a philosophical research centre at the University of St Andrews. Activities at Arché are currently centred on these projects.

Grants held by Arché members include the AHRC funded Rethinking Mind and Meaning: A case study from a co-disciplinary approach (Ball and Cappelen); a Leverhulme Major Research Fellowship (2014-16) for a project on The Importance of Being Competent: Ethics and Epistemology (Hawley); and the Templeton-funded Interdisciplinary Experience Project (Paul) and a Guggenheim Fellowship (Paul) and a Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship (Thakkar).

Arché Semester Dates 2014 - 2015

  • Mon 15th September - Mon 19th December 2014
  • Mon 30th March - Fri 3rd July 2015

Latest news

Publication: Fenner Tanswell
30 March, 2015

Fenner Tanswell has recently had his paper 'A Problem with the Dependence of Informal Proofs on Formal Proofs' accepted for publication in Philosophia Mathematica. It can be accessed online here. ... [ Read more ]


Publication: Martin Lipman
17 February, 2015

Martin Lipman has recently had his paper 'On Fine's Fragmentalism' accepted for publication in Philosophical Studies. It can be accessed online here. ... [ Read more ]


Publication: Andrew Peet
20 November, 2014

Andrew Peet has recently had his paper 'Testimony, Pragmatics, and Plausible Deniability' accepted for publication at the journal Episteme. It can be accessed online here. ... [ Read more ]


Publication in the Journal of Philosophy.
10 November, 2014

Aaron Cotnoir and Douglas Edwards (PhD St Andrews) have had their paper "From Truth Pluralism to Ontological Pluralism and Back Again" accepted for publication in the Journal of Philosophy. [ Read more ]


Review of Cappelen and Dever's 'The Inessential Indexical'
15 September, 2014

'This crisp, lean, and tightly argued study deserves the attention of anyone interested in the topics of indexicality, perspective, and the first person. Those who are sympathetic with the authors' sk ... [ Read more ]



Upcoming Events

16 May, 2015 - 17 May, 2015
 Workshop: Wyclif and the Realist Tradition in 14th-Century Logic
Location: Hebdomadar's Room, St Salvator's Quad
22 May, 2015 - 25 May, 2015
 Workshop: Arché Reading Party
Location: Comrie Croft, Perthshire
1 June, 2015 - 2 June, 2015
 Workshop: St Andrews Normative Reasons Workshop
Location: Parliament Hall, St Andrews
7 June, 2015 - 8 June, 2015
 Workshop: Defeat and Epistemic Responsibility Workshop
Location: Parliament Hall, St Andrews
19 June, 2015
 Workshop: Temporal Experience Workshop
Location: 104 Edgecliffe, The Scores
22 June, 2015 - 23 June, 2015
 Workshop: The Philosophical Significance of Conceptual History
Location: Edgecliffe, The Scores, St Andrews



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