UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS

HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE SEMINAR

Spring Semester 2007

You are cordially invited to attend the following seminars:

Wednesday 31 January 2007 at 3.15 pm Dr Sam Alberti (University of Manchester) ‘Scientific Disciplines in the Natural History Museum’

Wednesday 14 February 2007 at 3.15 pm Prof Pietro Corsi (University of Oxford) ‘The Magasin Encyclopédique and the Changing Fortunes of French Science, 1795-1805’

Wednesday 28 February 2007 at 3.15 pm Dr Juha Saatsi (University of Manchester/Leeds) ‘How to Defend Scientific Realism’

Wednesday 14 March 2007 at 3.15pm Dr Nick Hopwood (University of Cambridge) ‘Icons of Evolution: Alleged Forgeries as Textbook Illustrations’

Wednesday 18 April 2007 at 3.15pm Dr Thomas Uebel (University of Manchester) ‘Carnap, Explication and Ramseyfication’

Wednesday 2 May 2007 at 3.15pm Professor Evelyn Fox Keller (MIT) ‘Systems Biology and the Search for General Laws’ N.B. Location to be confirmed

All seminars except the last will be held in room G36 of the Baines Wing. Tea will be served at 3pm in the same room.

Further enquiries should be directed to Jon Topham (Tel: 0113 343 3383; [email protected])

ALL WELCOME