Events

Our research group cordially invites you to its workshop:

Recasting the Treatise
Vol. 1.

Programme:

15th March
10:00 - Peter Millican (Oxford): Changes in Matter Aplenty: From the Treatise to the First Enquiry

11:00 - Discussion

11:30 - Coffee

12:00 - Miren Boehm (Wisconsin-Milwaukee): Ambitions and Conclusions. Treatise and Enquiry

12:45 - Discussion

13:05 - Lunch

14:20 - Wilson Underkuffler (South Florida): Infinite Divisibility and Contradiction in Hume's Treatise and First Enquiry

15:05 - Questions

15:15 - Todd Ryan (Trinity College, Hartford CT): Infinite Divisibility and Scepticism with Regard to Abstract Reason

16:00 - Questions

16:10 - Joint Discussion: Underkuffler and Ryan on Infinite Divisibility

16:25 - Coffee

16:55 - Dan O'Brien (Oxford Brookes): Hume's Pluralist Account of Testimony

17:40 - Discussion

16th March
10:00 - Don Garrett (NYU): Skepticism Meets Dogmatism: Evidence and the Correction of Doubts in Hume's Enquiry

11:00 - Discussion

11:30 - Coffee

12:00 - Aleksandra Davidović (Belgrade): The Development of Hume's Thinking about the Relationship between Skepticism and Philosophy

12:45 - Discussion

13:05 - Lunch

14:20 - Benedict Smith (Durham): Hume on Belief in the Treatise and First Enquiry

15:05 - Questions

15:15 - Josef Moural (Charles University, Prague): Is Henry Home the Author of David Hume's Mature Theory of Belief?

16:00 - Questions

16:10 - Joint Discussion: Smith and Moural on Belief

16:25 - Coffee

16:55 - Hsueh Qu (Singapore): The Descriptive and the Normative: The Evolution of Hume's Argument on Induction from the Treatise to the Enquiry

17:40 - Discussion

Date of the event: 15-16th March 2018.
Venue of the event: 4. Tóth Kálmán st., 1014 Budapest, 7th floor (Trapéz room)

Organizers:
Tamás Demeter (Hungarian Academy of Sciences)
Peter Millican (Hertford College, Oxford)

The MTA BTK Lendület Morals and Science Research Group and the Department of Sociology, University of Pécs, cordially invite you to the upcoming workshop:

Consequences of the Ontological Turn - Methodological and Theoretical Perspectives

Programme:

9th March
13:00-14:00 - Martin Holbraad (University College London): One of Anthropology's Ontological Turns

14:00-15:00 - Kriszta Sajber (Gonzaga University): Multiple Ontologies in the Social Sciences

15:00-15:30 - Coffee break

15:30-16:30 - Martin Palecek (University of Hradec Králové): Ontological Turn Revisited

16:30-17:30 - Csaba Mészáros (MTA): Ontological U-turn in the Anti-anthropocene Era in Siberia

10th March
13:00-14:00 - Mark Risjord (Emory University): The Ontology of Culture and Belief

14:00-15:00 - Akos Sivado (University of Pécs): Ways to be Understood: The Ontological Turn and Interpretive Social Science

15:00-16:00 - Morten Axel Pedersen (University of Copenhagen): Anthropology and Phenomenology: Some Critical Reflections

Date of the event: 9-10th March 2018.
Venue of the event: 7622 Pécs, Zsolnay Cultural Quarter, 16. Zsolnay Vilmos st., building E 25, 1st floor.

Our research group cordially invites You to the upcoming discussion of Eric Schliesser's book:

Adam Smith - Systematic Philosopher and Public Thinker
(Oxford University Press, 2017)

Speakers include:
Sonja Amade (Swansea)
Tamás Demeter (MTA)
Eric Schliesser (Amsterdam)
Craig Smith (Glasgow)
Spyridon Tegos (Crete)
Charles Wolfe (Ghent/CEU)

Date of the event: 3rd March, 2018., 10:00-17:00
Venue of the event: 4. Tóth Kálmán st., Budapest, 1097; 7th floor, Trapéz room.

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