Tag Archives: Tartu

CFA: Emotions: Rationality, Morality and Social Understanding

Call for Abstracts: Emotions: Rationality, Morality and Social Understanding | 7-9 September, Tartu (Estonia) Emotions are complex mental states that have important behavioural, experiential, cognitive and social aspects. This interdisciplinary conference focuses upon the nature of emotions, the relationship of emotions to morality and to social understanding. The first set of questions concerns the nature of emotions. What

Posted in Announcements, Conferences, Events, Uncategorized | Also tagged , , | Leave a comment

10th Nordic Workshop in Early Modern Philosophy (NWEMP)

June 2-3, 2017 University of Tartu | Jakobi 2–336, Tartu, Estonia Friday, June 2 11.00 | Welcome 11.05-12.05 | Erik Åkerlund (Uppsala): “The End? Final Causes and Final Causation in some Baroque Scholastics” 12.15-13.15 | Jan Forsman (Tampere): “Life and Skepticism for Descartes: The Meaning of the Moral Code in the Discourse” 15.00-16.00 | Markku Roinila (Helsinki): “Cogito-argument and

Posted in Announcements, Workshops | Also tagged , | Leave a comment

MA in Philosophy at the University of Tartu

MASTER’S PROGRAMME IN PHILOSOPHY SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE! The University of Tartu in Estonia is looking forward to applications for its two-year Master’s Programme in Philosophy. Language of instruction: English Application deadline: 15. April 2016 We welcome students with a background in philosophy as well as students from other disciplines who have an interest in the philosophical

Posted in Announcements, Programme, Scholarships | Also tagged | Leave a comment

Intensive course: Respecting Persons and Their Voices

Intensive Seminar for Nordic-Baltic Philosophy Symposia Master’s students ‘Respecting Persons and Their Voices: Objectification and Silencing’ 9-13 November, 2015 | University of Tartu, Department of Philosophy, Jakobi 2 | room numbers TBA Duration: 5 days | 6 ECTS Teachers: Alex Davies (Tartu), Eve Kitsik (Tartu), Francesco Orsi (Tartu) Course description:  The concept of objectification is widely

Posted in Intensive courses, Seminars, Symposia | Also tagged , , | Leave a comment

Master’s Programme: Study Philosophy in the University of Tartu

MASTER’S PROGRAMME IN PHILOSOPHY The University of Tartu in Estonia is looking forward to applications for its two-year Master’s Programme in Philosophy.  SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR STUDENTS. Language of instruction: English Application deadline: 16. April 2015 We welcome students with a background in philosophy as well as students from other disciplines who have an interest in the philosophical issues raised

Posted in Programme | Also tagged | Leave a comment

The Tenth Annual Estonian Philosophy Conference (EFAK X): DISAGREEMENTS

EFAK X: DISAGREEMENTS Tartu, September 25-27, 2014 EFAK X, the Tenth Annual Estonian Philosophy Conference, will take place in Tartu, from September 25 to September 27, 2014, organized by the Institute of Philosophy and Semiotics of the University of Tartu. This year’s topic is “disagreements”. Confirmed Keynote Speaker: Prof. Esa Diaz Leon (University of Manitoba/University

Posted in Conferences | Also tagged | Leave a comment

Scholarships for studying in the Baltic Sea Region Studies MA Programme at the University of Tartu, Estonia

Centre for Baltic Studies, University of Tartu and Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs offer scholarships for the study year 2011/2012 to students from Ukraine, Georgia, Moldova, Belorussia, Armenia and Azerbaijan to participate in the Baltic Sea Region Studies MA Programme at the University of Tartu, Estonia. Please find more information about the Baltic Sea Region

Posted in Scholarships | Also tagged | Leave a comment