Tag Archives: Philosophy of science

Workshop ‘The Structure and Semantics of Theories’

Workshop in Rigorous Philosophy of Science vici programme ‘The Structure of Reality and the Reality of Structure’ in collaboration with: OZSW Study Group Structuralism The Structure and Semantics of Theories Locus: Faculty of Philosophy, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Campus Woudestein, Room H5-32, Tinbergen Building (highest building, 5th floor). Plan campus: http://www.eur.nl/wegwijzer/plattegronden/woudestein/ . Transport: Take tram 21 … Continue reading Workshop ‘The Structure and Semantics of Theories’

The School of Brentano and the Rise of Scientific Philosophy

The workshop “The School of Brentano and the Rise of Scientific Philosophy” will take place 29-30 September 2016 in Utrecht, organized by Carlo Ierna as the concluding symposium of the NWO project: “Philosophy as Science: The Project of the School of Brentano” and as preparation for a COST Action “The Rise of Scientific Philosophy in Central Europe 1831-1939”.

Symposium Geschiedenis en Grondslagen van de Geesteswetenschappen

Op dit jaarlijkse  symposium van de Faculteitsvereniging Utrechtse Filosofiestudenten (FUF) zullen wij ons richten op de geschiedenis en grondslagen van de geesteswetenschappen. Wat de plek van de humaniora is binnen de wetenschap en de universiteit is een belangrijke vraag waar veel studenten binnen de geestswetenschappen tijdens hun studie mee te maken krijgen. In hoeverre hebben de … Continue reading Symposium Geschiedenis en Grondslagen van de Geesteswetenschappen

Lecture by Kit Patrick

Public lecture at the Institute of Philosophy, Leiden University Speaker: Dr. Kit Patrick (University of Bristol) Title: When Can I Infer to Multiple Explanations? Date: Wednesday 1 June 2016 Time: 4.15 to 5.30 pm Place: Lecture room 1.30, Lipsius Building, Cleveringaplaats 1, Leiden Abstract: According to the standard version of inference to the best explanation … Continue reading Lecture by Kit Patrick

Conference Objectivity in Science

he 8th Munich-Sydney-Tilburg (MuST) Conference in Philosophy of Science will be held at Tilburg University, The Netherlands, on 10-12 June 2015.  The topic of this edition of the MuST conference is *Objectivity in Science*.  The conference will feature four plenary talks, and over 30 contributed papers. The plenary talks will be given by: – Martin … Continue reading Conference Objectivity in Science

Philosophy as Science. A Key Idea of the 19th Century

The international conference “Philosophy as Science: A Key Idea of the 19th Century”, organized by Paul Ziche and Carlo Ierna, will take place April 9-11 at the Fundatie van Renswoude (Agnietenstraat 5, 3512 XA) in Utrecht. Keynotes by: Barry Smith “Metaphysics After Darwin” Alan Richardson “Disillusionment, Inconvenience, and Scientific Philosophy: Logical Empiricism and Philosophical Modernism” … Continue reading Philosophy as Science. A Key Idea of the 19th Century

OZSW Workshop “Philosophy around 1900”

OZSW Workshop “Philosophy around 1900” The Second OZSW Workshop “Philosophy around 1900” will take place on Wednesday December 3, 2014, 13.00 – 15.00, at Utrecht University, in the Stijlkamer (Janskerkhof 13). Presentations by: Mireille Kirkels “Mannoury’s signific method.” Carlo Ierna “The Role of Symbolic Presentations in the Sciences” Ragnar van Es “Ernst Cassirer’s non-representational theory … Continue reading OZSW Workshop “Philosophy around 1900”