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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

‘Vote Suppression, Democratic Values, & Struggles for Voting Rights,’ Sept. 17

A Constitution Day panel on “Vote Suppression, Democratic Values, and Struggles for Voting Rights” is Wednesday, Sept. 17, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in Clippinger 194, The panel includes Daniel Tokaji, Professor of Law and Senior Fellow with Election Law @ Moritz, Ohio State University; Piers Turner, Assistant Professor of Philosophy […]

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August 30, 2014 at 7:00 pmEvents

Philosophy of Science: Hilbert’s Axiomatic Ways: Structural and Formal, March 14

Lectures in the History of Philosophy of Science presents Dr. Wilfried Sieg on “Hilbert’s Axiomatic Ways: Structural and Formal,” on March 14 at 4 p.m. in Scripps 111. Sieg is the Patrick Suppes Professor of Philosophy at Carnegie Mellon University and a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and […]

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February 27, 2014 at 4:30 pmEvents

Global Injustice and Global Poverty, March 27

Professor Thomas Pogge of Yale University will give a public lecture about global poverty, titled “Global Injustice,” On Thursday, March 27, from 7 to 9 p.m. in Walter 135. The lecture will be followed by discussion with the audience about global poverty and climate change. Pogge is Leitner Professor of […]

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February 27, 2014 at 10:09 amEvents

Philosophy of Science: Why Genetics Succeeds: An Epistemology of Scientific Practice, Feb. 21

Philosophy of Science: Why Genetics Succeeds: An Epistemology of Scientific Practice, Feb. 21

The Philosophy of Science Lecture series presents C. Kenneth Waters on “Why Genetics Succeeds: An Epistemology of Scientific Practice,” on Friday, Feb. 21, Waters is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Minnesota, Director of the Minnesota Center for Philosophy of Science, and President Elect of the Philosophy of Science […]

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January 2, 2014 at 6:28 amEvents

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