Philosophy

Events

What's on in Philosophy

2018

Events

17 Jan

Epistemology seminar

Causation and Scientific Methods in Medicine and Beyond (Rani Lill Anjum)

19 Jan

Postgraduates work in progress

Why Do Causes Precede Effects: The limits of a statistical mechanical approach

24 Jan

Visiting speaker seminar

Mazviita Chirimuuta, "Prediction, Explanation, and the Limits of Neuroscience"

PPIG: Philosophy, Psychology, and Informatics Group

Joel Anderson (University of Utrecht)

31 Jan

Epistemology seminar

Epistemic Blame (Jessica Brown)

01 Feb

Contemporary debates in philosophy of science

Luke Fenton-Glynn (University College London)

02 Feb

Postgraduates work in progress

Nick Novelli

07 Feb

Knowledge Exchange Learning Lunch

Teaching, research and public engagement (Thomas Bak and Bonnie Auyeung, PPLS Psychology)

Visiting speaker seminar

Larry Temkin, "Assessing the Goodness of Outcomes: Questioning Some Common Assumptions"

PPIG: Philosophy, Psychology, and Informatics Group

Bart Geurts (University of Nijmegen)

14 Feb

Epistemology seminar

Feminist Pornography as Feminist Propaganda, and Ideological Catch-22s (Aidan McGlynn)

15 Feb

Contemporary debates in philosophy of science

Adrian Currie (University of Cambridge)

16 Feb

Postgraduates work in progress

Julian Hauser

21 Feb

Visiting speaker seminar

Dorit Bar-On, "Crude Meaning, Brute Thought (Or: What Are They Thinking?!)"

28 Feb

Epistemology seminar

Virtue Epistemology and Attitude Psychology: A Novel Framework (Alessandra Tanesini)

PPIG: Philosophy, Psychology, and Informatics Group

Liz Irvine (Cardiff University)

02 Mar

Postgraduates work in progress

Kegan Shaw

07 Mar

Visiting speaker seminar

Maria Rosa Antognazza (King’s College London)

08 Mar

Contemporary debates in philosophy of science

Marta Halina (University of Cambridge)

14 Mar

Epistemology seminar

Testimonial Contractarianism (Mona Simion)

PPIG: Philosophy, Psychology, and Informatics Group

Erica Consentino (University of Bochum)

15 Mar

Contemporary debates in philosophy of science

Oliver Pooley (University of Oxford)

16 Mar

Postgraduates work in progress

Yuanyuan Liu

21 Mar

Talk: What is Epistemic Paternalism

Daniel Groll & Jason Decker (Carleton College)

22 Mar

Contemporary debates in philosophy of science

Mary Leng (University of York)

28 Mar

Epistemology seminar

Kinds of Reliability: Indicators and Heuristic Contexts (Orestis Palermos)

PPIG: Philosophy, Psychology, and Informatics Group

Cristina Borgoni (University of Bayreuth)

30 Mar

Postgraduates work in progress

Kathryn Nave

11 Apr

Epistemology seminar

Yves Bouchard (Sherbrooke University)

19 Apr

Models of the mind conference

Keynote speaker: Professor Stephen Butterfill (Warwick)

20 Apr

Mind Network

Meeting

04 May

Masters workshop

Masters workshop in Epistemology, Ethics and Mind

09 May

Epistemology seminar

Georgi Gardiner

24 May

The Nature of Knowledge Lecture

"Transformative Knowledge of Love and Respect", Stephen Darwall (Yale)

24-25 May
31 May Workshop: Philosophy of biology meets social studies of biosciences. Perspectives on living organisms II.
13 Jun

Talk: Title TBC

Matthew Adler (Duke University)

14-15 Jun

The Foundations of Normativity Workshop

Showcasing new work on the nature and source of laws, rules, and norms

20 Jun

Epistemology seminar

Lee John Whittington (University of Edinburgh)

25-26 Jun

Eighth annual Edinburgh graduate epistemology conference

Keynote speakers: Annalisa Coliva (University of California, Irvine) and Clayton Littlejohn (King's College London)