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Cognitive Science Colloquium

16.05.2018
The Department of Cognitive Science of the Institute of Philosophy, Jagiellonian University, invites everyone interested in the topic to a lecture on "Perception of Music" by Dr. Elvira di Bona from The Van Leer Jerusalem Institute of the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.
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Enlightenment and Freedom of Speech

16.05.2018
The Department of the History of Philosophy and the Research Project Team of "The Enlightenment Ideas of the Freedom of Thought and Conscience, and Contemporary Secularism" invite to an international colloquium "Enlightenment and Freedom of Speech". The colloquium will be held on 19 and 20 May 2017 in the Institute of Philosophy of the Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Room 25 (Roman Ingarden lecture hall). Plenary speakers: Professor Ian Carter (University of Pavia, Italy), political philosopher and author of "A Measure of Freedom", and Professor Ulrich Lehner (Marquette University, USA), historian of ideas specialising in Catholic Enlightenment, author of "The Catholic Enlightenment: The Forgotten History of a Global Movement". The details of the programme of the colloquium can be found below.
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Cracow Lectures in the Philosophy of Language

16.05.2018
The Section of Logical Rhetoric invites to a series of lectures by Professor Stefano Predelli (Nothingham University): 23 May 2017, 2:30 p.m., Room 25: "Names in Context" 24 May 2017, 5:30 p.m., Room 25: "Placeholder Names and Other Metalexical Issues" 25 May 2017, 5:30 p.m., Room 25: "Empty Words, Empty Names" Stefano Predelli is professor of philosophy at the University of Nottingham. His contribution has been primarily to the philosophy of language. Stefano Predelli's recent books include: "Proper Names, A Millian Perspective" (2017), "Meaning Without Truth" (2013) and "Contexts. Meaning, Truth, and the Use of Language" (2005). Students who participate in all three lectures can be granted 1 ECTS credit point. If you would like to take part in the event, please contact Prof. Katarzyna Kijania-Placek at: katarzyna.kijania-placek@uj.edu.pl.
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Paper by Dr. Trent Dougherty

16.05.2018
The Department of Epistemology and the Department of Ontology welcome all interested to an open session at which Dr.Trent Dougherty will deliver a talk on "Probability in Epistemology". The session will be held on 6 April 2017 (Thursday) at 2:00 p.m. in Room 25 (Roman Ingarden lecture hall).
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The Department of Epistemology meeting

16.05.2018
The Department of Epistemology will hold a meeting at which Dr. Gergei Bana will deliver a talk on "The subjectivist agent and his model of objective chance: an attempt to be rigorous about Lewis's Principal Principle".
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