Buddhism's Engagement with the World
Opening Remarks (Matt Haber, Chair of Philosophy)
Laura Guerrero: "Buddhist Fictionalism Reconsidered"
Amod Lele: "Disengaged Buddhism: Why South Asian Buddhists Rejected Engagement with Systemic Institutions"
Charles Goodman: "Two-Level Consequentialism, Śāntideva's Ethics, and the Justification of Punishment"
Dale Wright: "Buddhist Atheism as a Challenge to the Philosophy of Religion"
William Edelglass: "Nature and Buddha-Nature: Poetry, Place, and the Transmission of Buddhism"
Pierce Salguero: "Beyond Mindfulness: Buddhism and Health in Historical Perspective"
John Dunne:"Phenomenological Reduction as Therapeutic Technique: The Buddhist Theory and Practice of Dereification"
Closing discussion, led by Pierre-Julien Harter