University of Copenhagen. Deadline for application: 10th of August, 2018.
Following the success of Worlding the Brain 2016, we continue this series of multi-disciplinary encounters of science, art and the humanities with an international conference on the themes of Affect, Care and Engagement in November 2017 in Amsterdam. This event is intended to explore the ‘worlding’ of the brain, i.e. the mutual influence of the … Continue reading (Symposium) Worlding the Brain
In recent years, the interest in embodied and enactive theories of cognition has been growing. Both in cognitive science and in the philosophy of mind, the dominant representational paradigm has been challenged by putting forward embodied and enactive explanations for various cognitive capacities such as perception, memory and imagination. However, while there is some consensus … Continue reading (Workshop) Getting real about words and numbers
Workshop on Ascription, causation and the mind Utrecht, 11-12 May 2016 Various philosophical traditions make use of the idea that we ascribe mental state concepts such as beliefs, desires and intentions in order to make sense of our doings and sayings. This general idea that our use of mental state concepts is embedded in an ascriptive … Continue reading Workshop on Ascription, causation and the mind
The Fourth OZSW Workshop “Philosophy around 1900” will take place on Tuesday November 24, 2015, 14.00 – 17.00, at Utrecht University, in the Stijlkamer of Janskerkhof 13 (room 0.06). Program: * Franz Berto (UvA) “Naïve Meinongianism and neo-Meinongianisms (of Three Different Kinds)” Abstract: Gilbert Ryle once claimed: “Gegenstandstheorie … is dead, buried, and not going to be … Continue reading Fourth Workshop “Philosophy around 1900”
The Third OZSW Workshop “Philosophy around 1900” will take place on Monday June 29, 2015, 13.00 – 16.00, at Utrecht University, at Drift 23, room 13. Presentations by: Maria van der Schaar “Frege on Judgement, Justification and the Judging Agent” Clint Verdonschot “Philosophy at the Bauhaus, 1919-1930” Carlo Ierna “The Metaphysics of the Mind in … Continue reading Workshop “Philosophy around 1900”
The call for abstracts for the OZSW conference 2013, to take place on November 15 and 16, is now available: download call for abstracts. For more info on the conference, please visit the conference webpage at this site.