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Past Colloquia

2002-2003

September 27,
2002

"The Logically Possible Ways in which Time Can Begin"

Quentin Smith
Department of Philosophy,
Western Michigan University

November 1

"The Huxley-Wilberforce Debate at the 1860 Oxford Meeting of the British Association"

Frank James

Royal Institution of Great Britain

November 1

"History of Science and the Practices of Experiment"

Hans-Jörg Rheinberger
Executive Director, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin

January 31, 2003

"Making History in Tsukuba Science City, Japan"

Sharon Traweek
Department of History, University of California, Los Angeles

February 21

"From Bhopal to an Informated Environmentalism"

Kim Fortun

Department of Science and Technology Studies, 

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

February 21

"Promising Genomics, Speculating on Iceland"

Michael Fortun
Department of Science and Technology Studies,
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

February 28

"Carnap and the Caterpillar"

Philip Kitcher

Department of Philosophy, 

Columbia University

April 17 (THURSDAY)

"The Origins of the Modern Mind"

Merlin Donald
Queen's University, 
Ontario, Canada

April 18

"Biotechnology and the Sanctity of Nature"

Greg Kaebnick

The Hastings Center

May 2

"Judgments about Moral Objectivity: Experimental Assays"
Shaun Nichols

Department of Philosophy


 

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