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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

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 ]


L A Paul wins Sanders book prize
20 August, 2014

L A Paul and Ned Hall win the Sanders book prize for their book, Causation: A User's Guide (Oxford University Press). See: ... [ Read more ]


Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
6 July, 2014

Dr Torfinn Huvenes has accepted a tree year Postdoctoral Research Fellowship at CSMN, the University of Oslo. [ Read more ]


AHRC grant awarded: Rethinking Mind and Meaning
11 June, 2014

A case study from a co-disciplinary approach In what sense are non-verbal creatures such as animals and human infants capable of thought? Can they reason? Are they able to use sophisticated concept ... [ Read more ]


Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
9 June, 2014

Margot Strohminger has accepted a postdoctoral research fellowship at the University of Antwerp's Centre for Philosophical Psychology, which is scheduled to start later this summer. [ Read more ]



Upcoming Events

1 November, 2014 - 2 November, 2014
 Workshop: Mereology Workshop
Location: School II, St Andrews
8 November, 2014 - 9 November, 2014
 Conference: 8th Annual Arché Graduate Conference
Location: Edgecliffe, The Scores, St Andrews
7 June, 2015 - 8 June, 2015
 Workshop: Summer Epistemology Workshop
Location: Parliament Hall, St Andrews
19 June, 2015
 Workshop: Temporal Experience Workshop
Location: tbc



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