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The Metaphysics of Science: Causation & Natural Kinds

*The Metaphysics of Science: Causation & Natural Kinds *

IHPST (CNRS/université Paris I Sorbonne)

*March 20-21, 2014 *

Organized by Andrew Mc Farland (Kansas University, IHPST) & Philippe

Huneman (IHPST)

*Schedule*

*Day 1, Thursday 20th March 2014 *

*Location:   Centre Panthéon, Université Paris I  -  Salle 14 *

*Address: **12, place du Panthéon**, 75005 Paris *

1.     10:00 - 11:15:  Françoise Longy (IHPST) - "Do We Need Two Notions of

Natural Kind to Account for the History of 'Jade'?"

The Meaning of Matter and the Trouble with Time

PhysPhil Conference 2014 : The Meaning of Matter and the Trouble with Time

 

We are delighted to welcome you to PhysPhil's second conference, to be held at St Andrews (see our flyer) on May 6th.

 

The day will be divided into talks and discussions on the subject of symmetry breaking, space and time, metaphysics and many-body physics, and the realism / anti-realism debate. We are looking forward to another stimulating day spanning the worlds of physics and philosophy. (Registration begins at 08:35. Conference ends at 18:00).

 

2nd CFP: The Buck Stops Where? Responsibility in the global economy

*2nd CFP: The Buck Stops Where? Responsibility in the global economy

<http://responsibilityintheglobaleconomy.wordpress.com/>*

 

21st May 2014

University College London

 

Keynote Speaker: Elizabeth Ashford (St Andrews)

On 24 April 2013, the Rana Plaza factory complex in Savar, Bangladesh

collapsed, killing 1,127 people. This is the worst incident in a long

history of fires and building collapses in sweatshops. When such disasters

EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM H-NET 2014-03-14

2014-03-14

 

EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM H-NET

 

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