Events

The MTA BTK Lendület Morals and Science Research Group
and the Institute Vienna Circle

cordially invites you to the conference on

 
Date of the event: 12th-13th December, 2017.
Venue of the event: 4. Tóth Kálmán st. 1014 Budapest, Hungary ("Trapese" room)
 
Programme
2017. 12. 12.
12:00-13:00: Christian Damböck: The transformations of Carnap's anti-metaphysical agenda
13:00-14:00: Fons Dewulf:  Leaving ethics behind: Carnap, Apostel and the Ghent Moral Science Program
 
14:00-15:00: Lunch
 
15:00-16:00: Hans-Joachim Dahms: Alternative facts, fake news, pseudo-science. Some lessons from the history of logical empiricism for today's situation
16:00-17:00: Daniel Kuby: On the benefits of the Cold War: the case of the Third Vienna Circle
 
17:00-17:30: Coffee break
 
17:30-18:30: George Reisch: Logical empiricism and postwar politics in the U. S.
 
2017. 12. 13.
10:00-11:00: Ádám Tamás Tuboly: Logical empiricism less logical: Schlick and von Mises on the new positivism
11:00-12:00: Gergely Ambrus: Schlick on the meaning of "good"
 
12:00-13:30: Lunch
 
13:30-14:30: Günther Sandner: Edgar Zilsel and Otto Neurath on the Cult of Genius
14:30-15:30: Flavia Padovani: Reichenbach on the importance of communities: From cultural development to social responsibility
 
15:30-16:00: Coffee break
 
16:00-17:00: Alan Richardson: The social function of scientific philosophy
 
Organizers: Ádám Tamás Tuboly & Christian Damböck
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Our research group cordially invites you to the upcoming talk of its seminar series:

Dr. Charles Wolfe (Ghent University/CEU IAS)

Medical Empiricism as a Form of Knowledge in Early Modernity

Date of the event: 20th November 2017., 17:00
Venue of the event: 4. Tóth Kálmán st., Budapest, 1097; 7th floor

Gábor Zemplén is giving a talk on "Diagrams with Frames: The Birth of the Newtonian Vision of Light" at the Technische Universität Berlin on the 30th of October, 2017. Further information and the abstract of the talk can be accessed here.

Our research group cordially invites you to the upcoming talk of its seminar series:

Prof. Peter Achinstein (Johns Hopkins University)

Scientific Speculation

Date of the event: 27th October 2017., 17:00
Venue of the event: 4. Tóth Kálmán st., Budapest, 1097; 7th floor

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