Part of AHRC-funded project Contingency and Dissent in Science: Scientific Realism Revisited

April 28th – April 29th 2009

London School of Economics and Political Science

Provisional Programme

Tuesday April 28th

Sessions are in Room T206, Lakatos Building, LSE

14.00 – 15.30    John Worrall, (Philosophy, LSE)

‘Title ‘ TBA

15.30 – 16.00     Coffee

16.00 – 17.30     Mauricio Suarez, (Philosophy, Complutense University)

‘Title ‘ TBA

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17.30 – 18.00     Reception

19.00             Speakers’ Dinner

Wednesday April 29th

Sessions are in Room NABLG09, New Academic Building, LSE

9.00 – 9.30        Coffee

9.30 – 11.00      Nancy Cartwright (Philosophy, LSE and UCSD)

‘Title ‘ TBA

11.00 – 11.15    Break

11.15 – 12.45   Steven French, (Philosophy, Leeds)

‘Title ‘ TBA

12.45 –14.00     Speakers’ Lunch

14.00 – 15.30    Bradley Monton, (Philosophy, University of Colorado at

Boulder)

“What Constructive Empiricism Gets Wrong, and What it Might Get Right”‘

15.30 – 16.00    Coffee

16.00 – 17.30    Peter Clark, (Philosophy, St Andrews)

‘Title ‘ TBA

The workshop is free and open to the public.

If you wish to register contact [ mailto:s [dot] efstathiou [at] lse [dot] ac [dot] uk ][email protected] with your name and affiliation and ‘scientific realism revisited’ in the subject line.