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January 11, 2021 - January 29, 2021
In January of 2021, the Department of Logic and Philosophy of Science will host a colloquium series to celebrate the illustrious career of our colleague Penelope Maddy on the occasion of her retirement.

The speakers in this series include:
- Mark Wilson, Pittsburgh;
- Gary Hatfield, UPenn;
- J...
The Department of Logic and Philosophy of Science, University of California, Irvine
November 10, 2020 - November 20, 2020
Tuesday, November 10th at 12PM Eastern Time
Speaker: Antonella Tramacere
Affiliations: Research Fellow at Mississippi State University, Associate Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, and Appointed Research Fellow at the University of Bologna
Title: "Lost in Abst...
Center for Philosophy of Science, University of Pittsburgh
October 2, 2020 - October 30, 2020
The Center for Philosophy of Science is hosting a virtual Lunchtime Talk Series during October 2020. We welcome you to attend these talks. Registration is required, please use the links below to register.

Speaker: James Woodward
Affiliation: Department of HPS, University of Pittsburgh
Dat...
Center for Philosophy of Science, University of Pittsburgh
September 25, 2020 - November 6, 2020
Fall 2020 ALS Talks will be held as Zoom webinars.

The Annual Lecture Series, the Center’s oldest program, was established in 1960, the year when Adolf Grünbaum founded the Center. Each year the series consists of six to eight lectures, about three quarters of which are given by philosophers, his...
Center for Philosophy of Science, University of Pittsburgh
September 21, 2020 - December 10, 2020
Functional brain imaging studies try to map patterns of activation to cognitive functions, and usually rely upon functional task decomposition based on hypotheses derived from intuition and cognitive psychology. The tasks we postulate constitute a cognitive ontology. What is the epistemic status of ...
Center for Philosophy of Science, University of Pittsburgh
September 11, 2020 - September 29, 2020
September Lunchtime Talks will be in a Zoom webinar format and will start at 12:00PM Eastern Time. The Center for Philosophy of Science is excited to host the following talks:

Friday, September 11th: Liam Bright, London School of Economics
Title: "Scientific Conclusions Need Not Be Accurate, Jus...
Center for Philosophy of Science, University of Pittsburgh
July 9, 2020 - August 6, 2020
Welcome to the remote Summer Talk Series in Ethics! All talks on Zoom, on Thursdays at 2pm Central/3pm Eastern/7pm GMT.

July 9: Mark Schroeder (USC), “Person as an Evaluative Concept”. July 16: David Sobel (Syracuse), “A Robust Hybrid Theory of Well-Being”. July 23: Elizabeth Anderson (Michigan)...
Department of Philosophy, Rice University