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Seminar List, Winter/Spring 2004

///Seminar List, Winter/Spring 2004

Seminar List, Winter/Spring 2004

UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE SEMINAR

Winter/Spring 2004

You are cordially invited to attend the following seminars:

Wednesday 4 February at 4.15 pm Simon Schaffer (University of Cambridge) ‘The Astronomer’s Inventory’

Wednesday 18 February at 4.15 pm Brian Garvey (Trinity College Dublin) ‘Doctor Pangloss and the Selfish Gene: Time for a Divorce?’

Wednesday 3 March at 4.15 pm Michela Massimi (University of Cambridge) ‘On the Need for Saving Unobservable Phenomena’

Wednesday 17 March at 4.15 pm Rina Knoeff (University of Maastricht) ‘”Simplicity is the Hallmark of Truth”: Boerhaave’s Search for Simplicity and Truth in his Chemical Laboratory’

Wednesday 21 April at 4.15 pm Stephan Hartmann (LSE/University of Konstanz) ‘Probabilistic Modelling in Philosophy’

Wednesday 5 May at 4.15 pm Evelleen Richards (University of Sydney) ‘”The Greatest of All Possible Evils to Mankind”: Annie Besant vs Charles Darwin at the Knowlton Trial’

All seminars will be held in room G17 of the Michael Sadler (Arts) Building

Tea will be served at 4 pm in the same room

Further enquiries should be directed to Jonathan Topham, tel: 0113 343 3383, email: [email protected]

ALL WELCOME!

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