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Colloquium on Social Ontology, 14-15 4 2011, Helsinki

The Helsinki Colloquium on Social Ontology, Department of Political and Economic Studies, University of Helsinki, April 14th-15th, 2011. Colloquium Venue: Unioninkatu 40, 3rd floor, Room 10. The Helsinki Colloquium on Social Ontology brings together experts in the philosophy of social science to discuss issues such as the following: What is the mode of existence of social

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A part-time position of curator, University of Helsinki

A part-time position of curator, focusing on the von Wright and Wittgenstein Archives; University of Helsinki. The Department of Philosophy, History, Culture and Art Studies belongs to the Faculty of Arts, University of Helsinki, and has a strong profile in the multidisciplinary research and teaching of the humanities. The Department of Philosophy, History, Culture and

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Workshop: At the Limits of Transcendental Phenomenology

A phenomenological workshop organized by the research project European Rationality in the Break from Modernity: Studies in Phenomenology and Hermeneutics. Date: March 11-12, 2011. Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24, seminar room, 1st floor. Programme: Friday, March 11 Keynote Speaker 16:15–18:00 Rudolf Bernet (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium): Transcendental Phenomenology? Abstract: There can be a

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HCAS lecture by Jaakko Hintikka: The Logic of Fiction

Time: Wednesday 16 March 2010 at 4:15 p.m. Venue: university main building, small assembly hall (pieni juhlasali), Fabianinkatu 33, 4th floor. Organised by Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies. Free admission. Welcome! Lecture abstract: What is the Logic of Fiction Could logical skills help an aspiring novelist or a similar writer? This very question might seem ridiculous, but

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CFP: David Hume and Northern Europe

Dear Colleagues, The International Symposium to the Tercentenary of David Hume (1711-1776) will take place at the Collegium for Advanced Studies, the University of Helsinki, Finland, on October, 3-5, 2011. As a result of the conference a volume of full papers will be published in the beginning of 2012. Spheres to discuss: – “A Secret Island”:

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Dan Zahavi’s guest lecture “Husserl and the transcendental” at the University of Helsinki

Professor Dan Zahavi (University of Copenhagen) will present a lecture under the title  “Husserl and the transcendental” at the University of Helsinki on February 17. Professor Zahavi is the Director of the Center for Subjectivity Research (University of Copenhagen), and a Professor of Philosophy at the Department of Media, Cognition and Communication (University of Copenhagen).

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Morality – The Role of Religion and Religious Communities

Morality – The Role of Religion and Religious Communities seminar will be held in University of Helsinki on 23-25 March 2011. Seminar organised by the Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies & Faculty of Theology, University of Helsinki & Socio-Cognitive Perspectives on Early Judaism and Early Christianity: A Nordic Network (NordForsk) Coordinated by Petri Luomanen & Anne Birgitta Pessi

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Björn Ramberg: “Hermeneutics and Pragmatics”

Research Seminar of the Philosophy Disciplines 2.12.2010, 16:00 – 18:00, Helsinki The seminar will convene in room A110, Unioninkatu 40 A, on Thursday 2.12. Professor Björn Ramberg, University of Oslo, will give a paper titled “Hermeneutics and Pragmatics”. Everyone’s presence is warmly welcomed.

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Conference: The Future of Political Community

The Future of Political Community: Beyond Universalism and Particularism Conference organized by the research project “Rethinking Cultural Diversity in Europe”, Network for European Studies, University of Helsinki Date: 10-11 December 2010 Place: University of Helsinki As a result of the contemporary cultural diversification of societies, the traditional European affirmation of universalism, both religious and secular,

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Finnish-Russian Philosophy Symposium

FINNISH-RUSSIAN PHILOSOPHY SYMPOSIUM in Helsinki June 14-15 2010 Place: University of Helsinki, Metsätalo, Hall 1 (Unioninkatu 40) Organisers: Academy of Finland, Philosophical Society of Finland, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Foundation for Humanities, Russian Philosophical Society, University of Helsinki PROGRAMME Monday 14 June 9:00 Opening words, Ilkka Niiniluoto, Abdussalam Guseinov Session I: History of Philosophy

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