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Arché is a philosophical research centre at the University of St Andrews. Four 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); the NRC-funded Conceptual Engineering (Cappelen); a Leverhulme Major Research Fellowship (2014-16) for The Importance of Being Competent: Ethics and Epistemology (Hawley); the Templeton-funded Interdisciplinary Experience Project (Paul); a Guggenheim Fellowship (Paul); and a Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship (Thakkar).

Arché Semester Dates 2016-2017

  • Mon 12th September - Fri 16th December 2016
  • Mon 27th March - Fri 30th June 2017

Latest news

Publication: Ryan Nefdt
30 September, 2016

Here is a link to Ryan's recently published paper, Scientific modelling in generative grammar and the dynamic turn in syntax [ Read more ]


Book Publication: Stephen Read
29 September, 2016

The Cambridge Companion to Medieval Logic, edited by Catarina Dutilh Novaes and Stephen Read, has just appeared. Abstract: This volume, the first dedicated and comprehensive Companion to Medieval Lo ... [ Read more ]


Congratulations Dr Nefdt
29 June, 2016

We are pleased to announce that Ryan Nefdt passed his viva. Ryan successfully passed his disputation on his doctorate thesis 'The Foundations of Linguistics: Mathematics, Models and Structures'. [ Read more ]


Congratulations Dr McKeever
27 June, 2016

We are pleased to announce that Matthew McKeever passed his viva. Matthew successfully passed his disputation on his doctorate thesis 'Against Type E'. [ Read more ]


Publication: Sebastian Becker
20 June, 2016

Sebastian Becker has recently had his paper 'Resolving Turri's Puzzle about Withholding' accepted for publication in journal dialectica . It can be accessed online here. ... [ Read more ]



Upcoming Events

18 November, 2016 - 19 November, 2016
 Workshop: 3rd Philosophy of Language and Mind Masterclass
Location: Institute of Philosophy, Senate House, University of London
8 May, 2017 - 9 May, 2017
 Workshop: Self-Control through Accountability to Others
Location: School V, St Andrews
23 May, 2017 - 25 May, 2017
 Workshop: Proofs of Propositions in 14th-Century Logic
Location: Hebdomadar's Room, St Salvator's Quad, St Andrews
3 June, 2017 - 4 June, 2017
 Workshop: Slurring and Swearing
Location: School II, St Andrews
15 June, 2017 - 16 June, 2017
 Workshop: Blame and Norms
Location: School II, St Andrews



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