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Bergen Philosophy of Science Workshop 2017

Den årlige Philosophy of Science-workshopen arrangeres denne gang 31. mai. Ingen registrering nødvendig, åpent for alle interesserte!

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Omtale fra arrangøren:

"Talks ca. 40-45 min, followed by Q&A.
Abstracts will be posted soon.


13.30 Welcome. Coffee

13.45-14.45
* Stathis Psillos (Univ. of Athens) Laws and Powers in the Frame of Nature

14.45-15.45
* Alexander Bird (Univ. of Bristol) Is there meta-scientific knowledge? Against both the no-miracles argument and the pessimistic induction

Coffee break

16.00 - 17.00
* Gordon Belot (Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor) Gravity and GRACE: Does Underdetermination Undermine Objectivity?

17.00 -18.00* Laura Ruetsche (Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor) Renormalization Group Realism: An Unduly Skeptical Review

Coffee break

18.15-19.15
* Michael Baumgartner (Univ. of Geneva / Univ. of Bergen) Boolean difference-making: A modern regularity theory of causation

19.15-20.15
* Eleanor Knox (King's College London) Spacetime Functionalism"