Events

The MTA BTK Lendület Morals and Science Research Group,
the NKFI 124970 “Empiricism and atomism in the twentieth-century Anglo-Saxon philosophy” Research Group
and the Department of Sociology (University of Pécs)

cordially invites you to the upcoming conference on

The Historical and Philosophical Significance of Ayer’s Language, Truth and Logic

Organizer and contact: Adam Tamas Tuboly (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

Date of the conference: 19-20 September 2018.
Location of the conference: University of Pécs, Ifjúság street 6, room A329.

19 September 2018.

09:45-10:00 Opening

10:00-11:00 Andreas Vrahimis: A. J. Ayer and ‘Continental’ philosophy
11:00-12:00 Aaron Preston: Ayer’s Book of Mistakes and the Crises of Contemporary Western Culture

12:00-12:30 Coffee Break

12:30-13:30 László Kocsis: Definition versus Criterion: Ayer on the Problem of Truth and Validation

13:30-15:00 Lunch

15:00-16:00 Christoph Limbeck-Lilienau: Phenomenalism: from the Vienna Circle to Ayer

16:00-16:30 Coffee Break

16:30-17:30 Hans-Johann Glock: Ayer’s Verificationism – Dead as a Dodo?

20 September 2018.

10:00-11:00 Siobhan Chapman: ‘Viennese bombshells’: Reactions to Language, Truth and Logic from Ayer’s philosophical contemporaries
11:00-12:00 Krisztián Pete: Ayer and Berkeley on the Meaning of Ethical and Religious Language

12:00-12:30 Coffee Break

12:30-13:30 Thomas Uebel: Other Minds in Early Ayer and Carnap

13:30-15:00 Lunch

15:00-16:00 Christian Damböck: Ayer versus Carnap on Value Statements

16:00-16:30 Coffee break

16:30-17:30 Adam Tamas Tuboly: A Cricket Game, a Train Ticket and a Vacuum to be Filled: Ayer in the Web of Fascism-debates

The MTA BTK Lendület Morals and Science Research Group,
the NKFI 124970 “Empiricism and atomism in the twentieth-century Anglo-Saxon philosophy” Research Group
and the Department of Sociology (University of Pécs) cordially invites you to its upcoming workshop on

Thomas Uebel on Verstehen and Logical Empiricism

Date of the workshop: 17 September 2018.
Location of the workshop: University of Pécs, Ifjúság street 6, room A329.

Organizer and contact: Adam Tamas Tuboly (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

10:00-11:00 Thomas Uebel: More on Neurath on Verstehen

11:00-11:30 Coffee break

11:30-12:30 Akos Sivado: The Operation Called “Missverstehen”: the Uses and Misuses of Weber’s Interpretive Sociology in Early Analytic Philosophy
12:30-13:30 Fons Dewulf: Misunderstandings of Understanding after Dilthey

13:30-15:00 Lunch

15:00-16:00 Christian Damböck: Is there a hermeneutic aspect in the Aufbau?
16:00-17:00 Andreas Vrahimis: Neurath’s Critique of Verstehen and the Reply to Horkheimer

17:00-17:30 Coffee break

17:30-18:30 Aaron Preston: Still Seeking a Middle Path

18:30-19:30 Adam Tamas Tuboly: Understanding Metaphysics and Understanding with Metaphysics: A Frank Approach

The IRH at the University of Bucharest and
The MTA Lendület Morals and Science Research Group

cordially invite you to their workshop:

Axiomatic Mathematics and Phenomenology

Venue: Institute for Research in the Humanities, University of Bucharest
Date: September 3-4, 2018.

Organized by: Iulian Toader

Programme:

Monday, September 3

09:00-10:00 - Bernd Buldt: Reduction, Axioms, Practice
10:00-11:00 - Andrea Reichenberger: Intuition and Axiomatics in the Neo-Friesian School
Chair: Iulian Toader

Coffee break

11:30-12:30 - Mircea Dumitru: Gödel's Realism: What Kind of Conceptual Realism?
12:30-13:30 - Constantin Brîncuş: Finitism and Phenomenology: Is Negation an Ideal Element, After All?
Chair: Grigore Vida

Lunch break

15:30-16:30 - Deodáth Zuh: Husserl's Logic of Signs as the Harbinger of Constitutive Phenomenology
16:30-17:30 - Carlo Ierna: Husserl on the 'Remarkable Doubling of All Pure Mathematical Concepts': A Computational Approach to Axiomatic Mathematics
17:45-18:45 - Georg Schiemer: Husserl and Carnap on Completeness
Chair: Constantin Brîncuş

19:30 - Dinner

Tuesday, September 4

09:00-10:00 - Ilie Pârvu: Theoretical Naturalism and Transcendental Phenomenology
10:00-11:00 - Mirja Hartimo: Husserl's Transcendentalisation of Mathematical Naturalism: Maddy and Husserl in Comparison
Chair: Grigore Vida

Coffee break

11:30-12:30 - Ansten Klev: Meaning Explanations
12:30-13:30 - Iulian Toader: Weyls Widerliches Geschwätz: Predicativism, Evidence, and the ω-Rule
Chair: Constantin Brîncuş

The MTA BTK Lendület Morals and Science Research Group
cordially invites you to its workshop

HUMEANISMS - The 2nd Bucharest-Budapest Workshop in Philosophy

Program:

Saturday, 28 July 

Chair: Tamas Demeter

9:00 - 10:00 Kevin Mulligan, Relations of Ideas after Hume

coffee break 

10:30 - 11:00 Ilie Parvu, Einstein and Hume: Theoretical Similarities

11:00 - 11:30 Jason Kay, Why the Humean Needs Natural Properties

coffee break 

11:45 - 12:15 David Kovacs, There Is no “Circularity Problem” for Humeanism about the Laws of Nature 

12:15 - 12:45 Elise Johnson, Does the Humean Account of Laws Entail Their Elimination? 

lunch 

Chair: Laszlo Kocsis

15:00 - 16:00 Manuela Ungureanu, The Many Social Layers of Public Languages: Davidsonian Triangulation and the Epistemology of Testimony after Hume 

16:00 - 16:30 Daniel Jayes O'Brien, Is Hume a Humean with Respect to Testimony? 

coffee break 

16:45 - 17:15 Vassilis Livanios, Can Properties of a Humean Base Confer Dispositions? 

17:15 - 17:45 Tomasz Bigaj and Antonio Vassallo, Is Humeanism Violated in Quantum Mechanics? 

coffee break 

18:15 - 19:15 Michael Esfeld, Super-Humeanism in Contemporary Metaphysics and Philosophy of Physics 

 

Sunday, 29 July 

Chair: Iulian Toader

9:00 - 10:00 Marian David, Hume’s Psychologism, Inherited from Locke: May It Rest In Piece, or Does It Deserve a Renaissance?

coffee break 

10:30 - 11:00 Daniel Pallies, Humeans Really Are Out of Their Minds 

11:00 - 11:30 Constantin Brincus & Mircea Flonta, Rethinking the Humean Internal Sense-Reason Correlation

coffee break 

11:45 - 12:15 Krisztián Pete, A Humean Treatment of the Nonidentity Problem 

12:15 - 12:45 Olof Leffler, The Virtues of the Humean Theory of Motivation 

lunch 

Chair: Laszlo Kocsis

15:00 - 16:00 Stefanie Rocknak, A Humeanistic Response to a Husserlian Critique of Hume

16:00 - 16:30 Josef Moural, Phenomenological Humeanism: Husserl, His Mentors and His Heir 

coffee break  

17:00 - 17:30 Aaron Segal, Humeanism: Metaphysical and Epistemological 

17:30 - 18:30 Miren Boehm, Quasi-realism or Realism? Hume on Causal, Moral and Aesthetic Properties

Date of the event: 28-29th July 2018
Venue of the event: 1097 Budapest, 4. Tóth Kálmán st.