22a / Philosophy of Science

16 – 21 April 2007   print this page

Course directors:

Dunja Jutronić, University of Split, Croatia
Lars Bergström, Stockholm University, Sweden
Zvonimir Šikić, University of Zagreb, Croatia
James Robert Brown, University of Toronto, Canada
David Davies, McGill University, Canada
Michel Ghins, Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium
James McAllister, University of Leiden, Netherlands

Course description:

The course Philosophy of science continues the tradition of offering each time several topics, central to philosophy of science. This year the theoretical one is concerned with status of entities, especially theoretical ones in science, the second topic is more historical one with the influence of Kant and with neo-kantianism in contemporary philosophy of science. Finally, the particular branch of science to be discussed this year is philosophy of anthropology.