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CFP: International Relations in Perspective: Sovereignty, Security, and Human Rights (Kaunas, 27th April)

Association Society Without Borders and Vytautas Magnus University warmly invites postgraduate students and young researchers to the International Relations, International Law, and Politics conference International Relations in Perspective: Sovereignty, Security, and Human Rights organised by Association Society Without Borders in partnership with Vytautas Magnus University. The purpose of the conference is to foster collaboration and

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CFP: What is empathy and what do we need it for? (Södertörn University, 16-18 Aug 2012)

The call for abstracts to the International Conference “What is empathy and what do we need it for?“ at one of the Balphin partner universities. Keynote speakers: Lou Agosta, University of Chicago Thomas Fuchs, University of Heidelberg Jodi Halpern, University of California Berkeley Matthew Ratcliffe, Durham University Jan Slaby, Freie Universität Berlin At Södertörn University August 16-18, 2012,

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CFP: Models and Simulations 5 (Helsinki, 14-16 June 2012)

Call for papers:MODELS AND SIMULATIONS 5, Helsinki, 14-16 June 2012. The Finnish Centre of Excellence in the Philosophy of the Social Sciences is delighted to host the 5th Models and Simulations (MS5) conference in Helsinki. Conference website: http://www.helsinki.fi/ms5 The previous MS meetings have taken place in Paris, Tilburg, Charlottesville, and Toronto. As before, the overall theme

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CFP: Religious Experience and Tradition (Kaunas, Lithuania)

Call for Papers: International interdisciplinary scientific conference Religious Experience and Tradition, Kaunas, Lithuania, May 11-12, 2012. During the last century, religious experience has been studied extensively from different points of view, such as: the revitalization of religion; New Age movements; new social roles of religion; the place of different religions in society; neurosciences; ecumenism; (re)secularization as a part of modernization; religions

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CFP: Rethinking the Self: Transnational and Transdisciplinary Bioethical and Biopolitical Concerns (Helsinki 10-12 April 2012)

International symposium at the Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki, Finland, 10-12 April 2012. Keynote speakers include: Prof. Beverley Skeggs, Goldsmiths, University of London, UK Dr. Jenny Slatman, Maastricht University, the Netherlands. This international and interdisciplinary symposium addresses how cultural, medical and political understandings of the self are shifting and changing in contemporary societies. It explores how

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CFP: What is Life? (Tartu, 2012)

The European Society for the Study of Science and Theology (ESSSAT) invites you to the Fourteenth European Conference on Science and Theology (24-29 April 2012). Submission deadline for abstracts is 1 November 2011. See conference website: http://esssat2012.edicypages.com/en.

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Symposium: Feminist Theory and the Philosophical Tradition (2 Dec, Helsinki)

Feminist Theory and the Philosophical Tradition, 2nd December 2011, Helsinki. This symposium will explore the connections and the tensions between contemporary feminist theory and the tradition of philosophy. Contemporary feminist thinkers have appropriated the tradition of philosophy in imaginative ways, but these allegiances also divide feminist thinkers: they sometimes appropriate very different or even opposing philosophical

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CFP: Archeologies of the Future: tracing memories / imagining spaces (2012, Tallinn)

ARCHAEOLOGIES OF THE FUTURE: tracing memories / imagining spaces, The International Association for Philosophy and Literature, 36th annual conference. Dates: 28 May – 3 June 2012. Hosted by Tallinn University and the Estonian Literary Museum. Location: Tallinn University (Estonia). Deadline for submissions: 15 NOVEMBER 2011. Keynote speakers: Jacques Rancière (philosopher), Erkki-Sven Tüür (composer) and others to be announced. Go

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Conference: Phenomenology and the Transcendental, September 8-10, 2011

Please note this upcoming conference in Helsinki. Phenomenology and the Transcendental, September 8-10, 2011, Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24, seminar room 136 (1st floor). Conference website: http://www.helsinki.fi/erbm/conference2011/index.html. Keynote speakers: Prof. Richard Cobb-Stevens (Boston College) Prof. Steven Crowell (Rice University) Prof. Dr. László Tengelyi (Bergische Universität Wuppertal) Organized by the research project European Rationality in the Break from

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CONF: Axel Hägerström and Modern Social Thought

We are pleased to inform you that the international conference “Axel Hägerström and Modern Social Thought”, on occasion of the centennial of his 1911 lecture ”On the Truth of Moral Ideas”, will take place on September 23-24 in Uppsala, Sweden. For information please see the conference website: www.hagerstromcentennial.se.

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