Roots of Responsibility: Metaphysics, Humanity, and Society advances traditional philosophical debates about responsibility and free will by exploring the network of human capacities responsibility involves and the social, institutional and interpersonal contexts in which questions about responsibility arise.

It is a five-year, €2.1 million project, funded by the European Research Council (ERC) under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme (project ID: 789270).

This website is a gateway to information and news about the project; the members of the project team; seminars, workshops and other academic events; resources for researchers and students.

Upcoming Events

  1. Speaker series on moral responsibility (Zurich)

    30 September 201928 May 2020
  2. WS: Responsibility, Knowledge, and Belief

    14 December 201915 December 2019
  3. Research Seminar Spring 2020 “Agency and Responsibility”

    14 January 202024 March 2020

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