Call for Papers

for a Conference on

Adam Smith’s The Theory of Moral Sentiments

May 4-5, 2006
Rochester Institute of Technology
Rochester New York

Of particular interest is the book’s relation to The Wealth of Nations and Hume’s moral theory.

Among those invited so far are Jerry Evensky (Syracuse), whose Adam Smith’s Moral Philosophy is forthcoming from Cambridge University Press, & Michael Pritchard (Western Michigan).

Submissions in the form of either papers or extended abstracts are due by February 17, 2006. Electronic submissions are preferred. Submit papers to, or inquire further of, either

Wade Robison, Ezra A. Hale Chair in Applied Ethics (


David Suits, Chair, Department of Philosophy (

Conference details are at Smith Conference.

The Conference is part of the Hale Ethics Series. We plan to publish a selection of the conference papers.


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