Search Results for "History and Philosophy of Science Lecture Series" : 12

Inaugural Langston Hughes Lecture | Crossing Borders: The Many Lives of Henry Box Brown, Nov. 27

Martha J. Cutter

Dr. Martha J. Cutter delivers the inaugural Langston Hughes Lecture, given in honor of Dr. Amritjit Singh, Ohio University Langston Hughes Professor of English and African American Studies, on Tuesday, Nov. 27, at 3:30 p.m. in the Baker Multicultural Center, Room 219. Cutter, Professor of English and Africana Studies at […]

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November 1, 2018 at 5:30 pmEvents

History and Philosophy of Science | Suffering: A Neurofunctional Account, Nov. 30

Dr. Colin Allen

The Ohio University Lectures in the History and Philosophy of Science series presents Dr. Colin Allen on “Suffering: A Neurofunctional Account” on Friday, Nov. 30, at 4 p.m. in Scripps 111. Allen is Distinguished Professor of History and Philosophy of Science at the University of Pittsburgh. Abstract: In this talk […]

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November 1, 2018 at 4:45 pmEvents

History and Philosophy of Science Lecture | Alexander Rosenberg Oct. 28

Alexander Rosenberg

The Ohio University History and Philosophy of Science Lecture Series presents Dr. Alexander Rosenberg on Oct. 28 at 4 p.m. in Scripps 111. Rosenberg is the R. Taylor Cole Professor of Philosophy at Duke University.

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October 1, 2016 at 5:50 pmEvents

Philosophy Lecture | Potential Infinity: A Modal Account, Sept. 26

The Philosophy Department and the Spetnagel Development Fund present Dr. Stewart Shapiro discussing “Potential Infinity: A Modal Account” on Sept. 26 at 4 p.m. in Scripps 111. Shapiro is the O’Donnell Professor of Philosophy at Ohio State University. His lecture is part of the Ohio University History and Philosophy of Science […]

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September 1, 2016 at 5:45 pmEvents

The Causal Revolution, Observational Science and Big Data, March 20

Clark Glymour

Ohio University Lectures in the History and Philosophy of Science series presents Clark Glymour on “The Causal Revolution, Observational Science and Big Data” Friday, March 20, at 4 p.m. in Scripps Hall, 111. The lecture series is presented by the Philosophy Department and the Spetnagel Fund. Glymour is Alumni University […]

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March 20, 2015 at 7:15 pmEvents

Philosophy of Science: ‘On Particles and Waves in Classical and Quantum Physics,’ Nov. 5

Jeremy Butterfield

The Ohio University Lectures in the History and Philosophy of Science series presents Jeremy Butterfield “On Particles and Waves in Classical and Quantum Physics” on Wednesday, Nov. 5, at 4 p.m. in Bentley 140. Butterfield is Senior Research Fellow in Philosophy and Physics at Trinity College at the University of […]

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November 5, 2014 at 11:00 pmEvents

Philosophy Forum: ‘Pragmatism and Truth,’ Feb. 25

Philosophy Forum: ‘Pragmatism and Truth,’ Feb. 25

The 20th anniversary Philosophy Forum presents a public lecture by Dr. Philip Kitcher on “Pragmatism and Truth” on Tuesday, Feb. 25, at 4:30 p.m. in Scripps Hall 111. The Forum brings in world-class philosophers for three days of seminars as well as the public kick-off lecture.  It is one of […]

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January 2, 2014 at 5:27 amEvents