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Gabriele M. Mras | Lectures on Frege

Lectures on Frege Univ. Prof. Dr. Gabriele M. Mras* Institut für Wirtschafts- und Sozialgeschichte Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien 28th and 29th September 2015 Lecture 1 – Frege and the Unity of the Proposition 28th September 2015 (Monday) 10h30 | Room 302 Lecture 2 – Sense and the Value of a Function 29th September 2015 (Tuesday) 15h30 | […]

Pyrrhonizing Skepticism? – 4th and 5th of June 2015

Skepticism has been mainly interpreted in the Modern philosophical tradition since Descartes as an extreme theoretical attitude raising above all epistemological problems that lie at the foundation of any philosophical enterprise or that are consequential to the issues therein discussed. It somehow turned into a manifold problematic tradition itself with a kind of relative autonomy […]

Mattia Riccardi | Max Scheler Parente Próximo do Disjuntivismo

Nas últimas duas décadas, o disjuntivismo tem sido uma das posições mais discutidas em filosofia da percepção. Uma questão que surgiu à margem desse debate diz respeito aos possíveis antecedentes históricos da posição. Os dois proeminentes nomes mencionados à esse propósito foram Gottlob Frege (Charles Travis) e Edmund Husserl (A.D. Smith). Na minha palestra, defenderei […]

Second Porto Workshop on Hallucinations

Sala de Reuniões | 9 e 10 de março 2015 Faculdade de Letras da Universidade do Porto The purpose of this workshop is the presentation and discussion of contemporary theories on the nature of hallucinations. This subject is of great importance not only for philosophy (philosophy of mind, philosophy of perception), but also for psychology […]

Tim Kenyon: Testimony, belief, and real people

Abstract You say something to me, briefly and casually, and I gain knowledge of a distant and unfamiliar situation. How does this happen? And how could I be rationally justified in gaining so much from so little? Philosophers have long been intrigued by our acquisition of knowledge through testimony, and have proposed a range of […]

D. Macarthur: On the timelessness of Art

On the timelessness of Art David Macarthur Department of Philosophy University of Sydney – Australia October 21 | 15h | Sala de Reuniões Faculdade de Letras da Universidade do Porto   Art critics and philosophers have long spoken of the test of time with respect to artworks. Plausibly, this requires that an artwork be capable […]

G.M. Mras: Lectures on Hegel

Lectures on Hegel Gabriele M. Mras (Institut für Wirtschafts- und Sozialgeschichte Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien) Lecture I Hegel’s rejection of the common sense demise of philosophy October 20,  13: 30 | Anfiteatro A1 Lecture II Hegel’s regeneration of philosophy October 21, 17: 30 | Departamento de Filosofia Organizers: Research Groups Mind Language and Action Group (MLAG) and Fenomenologia […]

First Porto Workshop on Hallucinations

First Porto Workshop on Hallucinations 6-7 October 2014 | FLUP | Sala de Reuniões and Room 201 PROGRAM October 6, Monday | Sala de Reuniões 14h15 Welcoming 14h30 Ben Alderson-Day (Durham): Voices, Agents and Presences: Asking the “Who?” Question about Voices Chair: F. Larøi 16h00 Coffee break 16h30 Fabian Dorsch (Fribourg): The Seeming Relationality of […]

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