Metaphysics of science, or the quest of unity
Alexandre Guay (Catholic University of Louvain)

February 28, 2019, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Institute of Philosophy, KU Leuven

Kardinaal Mercierplein 2

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KU Leuven

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Francqui Chair 2018-2019

granted to Prof. Dr. Alexandre Guay (UCLouvain, Institut Supérieur de Philosophy)

Physics and Metaphysics: a Sellarsian project... sort of

Opening lecture
28 February: Metaphysics of science, or the quest of unity
16:00 Kardinaal Mercierzaal
followed by a reception

Other lectures
  • 15 March, 11:00-13:00, Raadzaal: Dynamical laws, or the origin of modality
  • 5 April, 11:00-13:00, Raadzaal: Emergence, or changing laws
  • 3 May, 11:00-13:00, Raadzaal: Causality, or propagation and interaction
  • 17 May, 11:00-13:00, Raadzaal: Individuals, or what is left

All lectures will take place at: KU Leuven, Institute of Philosophy, Kardinaal Mercierplein 2, 3000 Leuven

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