Annual Conference

Past BSHP Conferences

Below is a list of past BSHP conferences. In most but not all cases, details of the conference are still available (either on this site or a different site), and can be accessed by clicking on the conference title in the list.


2019

2018

2017

2016

  • Annual Conference 2016: Life and Death in Early Modern Philosophy

2015

2014

2013

2012

  • Annual Conference 2012: Spinoza, the Infinite, and the Eternal (11-12th May 2012)

2011

2010

  • Annual Conference 2010: Thomas Reid from His Time to Ours (21-26th March 2010)

2009

2008

2007

  • Toland: Tolerance, Reason and Religion (27-28th June 2007)
  • Early Modern Philosophy in Britain and the Netherlands 1500-1800 (March 2007)

2006

  • Philosophy and Historiography (April 2006)
  • Women, Metaphysics and Enlightenment, 1669-1789 (March 2006)

2005

  • The Varieties of Analysis (March 2005)
  • Graduate Conference on Kant (March 2005)

2004

  • Hume Studies in Britain 3 (September 2004)
  • Hegel and British Thought (September 2004)
  • Scottish Philosophy (July 2004)
  • Locke (April 2004)
  • Mind and Science in Descartes (February 2004)

2003

  • Outsiders in Early Modern Philosophy (Word document) (October 2003)
  • Leibniz and the English-Speaking World (September 2003)
  • Platonism at the Origins of Modernity (March 2003)

2002

  • Hume Studies in Britain 2 (September 2002)
  • Analytic Philosophy and the History of Philosophy (March 2002)

2001

  • Hobbes' Leviathan (May 2001)
  • The Scottish Enlightenment in its European Context (April 2001)

2000

  • Hume Studies in Britain (September 2000)
  • Giordano Bruno: Philosopher of the Renaissance (June 2000)
  • Athens and Jerusalem: Christianity and the History of Philosophy (April 2000)

1999

  • Philosophy and the Republic of Letters (November 1999)
  • Bosanquet and the Legacy of British Idealism (September 1999)
  • Libertines and Libertinism in Early Modern Europe (March 1999)

1998

  • Kierkegaard and Freedom (July 1998)
  • Thinking through History (March/April 1998)

1997

  • Deism and Atheism in the Enlightenment (July 1997)
  • Humanism and Early Modern Philosophy (June 1997)
  • Kant and Neo-Kantianism (April 1997)

1996

  • Human Nature in Descartes (November 1996)
  • The Young Leibniz and his Philosophy (October 1996)
  • Hegel and the Enlightenment (September 1996)
  • Hume (July 1996)