Inter-University Centre Dubrovnik

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22a | Philosophy of Science

Duration
16 Apr 2007 - 21 Apr 2007
Language
English
Status
REGULAR
Course directors:
Lars Bergström, Stockholm University, Sweden
James Robert Brown, University of Toronto, Canada
David Davies, McGill University, Canada
Michel Ghins, Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium
Zvonimir Šikić, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Dunja Jutronić, University of Split, Croatia
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.