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Bijeenkomst Studiegroep Geschiedfilosofie

Dit jaar organiseert de studiegroep geschiedfilosofie nieuwe bijeenkomsten. Sprekers zijn Robbert-Jan Adriaansen, UD aan de Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam, en Pieter Huistra, UD aan de Universiteit van Utrecht. Robbert-Jan Adriaansen zal spreker over “The Play-Element of Historical Culture”, Pieter Huistra over “Funding bodies and their influence on historiographical practice.” Als alle aanwezigen het Nederlands machtig zijn zal … Continue reading Bijeenkomst Studiegroep Geschiedfilosofie

OZSW Autumn Course ‘Uncommon Notions: Fragments, Obscurities, Authority’ open for registration

The course Uncommon Notions will discuss how the historian of philosophy deals with sources that are not immediately intelligible or whose status is not immediately intelligible on account of their fragmentary, disputed or obscure character. What is an appropriate use of such sources, and how do we determine their status in order to justify their … Continue reading OZSW Autumn Course ‘Uncommon Notions: Fragments, Obscurities, Authority’ open for registration

(Workshop) Perspectives on Realism

The period around 1800, normally viewed as the high time of philosophical idealism, is also a period of intense debate between idealists and realists – the latter reacting upon the idealists’ ideas, but also developing and forcefully promoting their own position. This form of realism is highly interesting because in many respects it does not … Continue reading (Workshop) Perspectives on Realism