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Arché is a philosophical research centre at the University of St Andrews. These Research groups are currently active within the centre.

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 2015 - 2016

  • Mon 14th September - Fri 18th December 2015
  • Mon 28th March - Fri 1st July 2016

Latest news

Review of Cappelen&Dever’s The Inessential Indexical in latest issue of Mind
26 June, 2015

Here is a summary of the review: ‘This is a brave and fascinating book in terms of how it takes on a long-standing and largely unchallenged tradition. The book succeeds in its stated aim to show ... [ Read more ]


Publication: Martin Lipman
22 May, 2015

Martin Lipman's paper 'Perspectival Variance and Worldly Fragmentation' has been accepted for publication in the Australasian Journal of Philosophy. It can be accessed online here. ... [ Read more ]


Publication: Andrew Peet
8 May, 2015

Andrew Peet has recently had his paper 'Testimony and the epistemic uncertainty of interpretation' accepted for publication at Philosophical Studies. It can be accessed online here. ... [ Read more ]


Congratulations Dr Celani
1 April, 2015

It is a great pleasure to announce that Laura Celani passed her viva. Laura successfully passed his disputation on her doctorate thesis 'Logic In Theory And In Practice: The Normative Status Of Logic ... [ Read more ]


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 ]



Upcoming Events

25 November, 2015 (09:30) - 26 November, 2015 (18:00)
 Workshop: Inferentialism
Location: Macdonald Rusacks Hotel, St Andrews
6 December, 2015 - 7 December, 2015
 Workshop: Epistemic Incoherence Workshop
Location: School II, St Andrews
15 January, 2016 - 16 January, 2016
 Workshop: Philosophical Progress
Location: Oslo
7 May, 2016 - 8 May, 2016
 Workshop: Testimony and Context Workshop
Location: Scholl II, St Andrews
19 May, 2016 - 20 May, 2016
 Workshop: Disagreement
Location: School V, St Andrews
4 June, 2016 - 5 June, 2016
 Workshop: Sensing Strange Things
Location: St Andrews



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