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Hearing-in: Philosophical perspectives on sounds and sonification, 10 Oct

Sunday 28 September 2014
INSTITUTE OF PHILOSOPHY Friday 10 October 2014, 12:30 - 18:30 Room 104, Senate House, WC1 Hearing-in: Philosophical perspectives on sounds and sonification Speakers: Chris Chafe (Stanford) Josef Parvizi (Stanford) Nick Bearman (Liverpool) Paul Vickers (Northumbria)

The Aesthetic Aims of Science, 8 Sept 13.45-18.00hrs

Friday 5 September 2014
The Aesthetic Aims of Science 8 September 2014 Senate House, London G34, ground floor The aim of science is a topic often broached amongst philosophers of science: it deeply informs their discussions of realism and antirealism, as well as much in the way of scientific methodology. Yet, these discussions almost always presuppose that science can have only one aim, and moreover that this aim is epistemic – whether it be truth, empirical adequacy or explanatory completeness.

Logic, Epistemology and Metaphysics Forum Autumn 2014

Thursday 28 August 2014
Logic, Epistemology and Metaphysics Forum Fortnightly Tuesdays, 5-7pm, Room 243 Autumn 2014 14 Oct Daniel Rothschild (UCL) 28 Oct Paolo Santorio (Leeds) 11 Nov Emma Borg (Reading) 25 Nov Arif Ahmed (Cambridge) 9 Dec Helen Stewart (Leeds) More details to follow. Convened by Dr Corine Besson corine.besson@sas.ac.uk

Probabilities, Propensities, and Conditionals Seminar 2014-15

Thursday 28 August 2014
Probabilities, Propensities, and Conditionals Seminar 2014-15 Convener: Prof Mauricio Suárez, Institute of Philosophy. Email: Mauricio.suarez@sas.ac.uk Room 243, Senate House Autumn 2014 Donald Gillies, University College London, 30 September 2014 Title:  Causality, Propensity, and Simpson’s Paradox

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