Northwestern Philosophy awarded Mellon Foundation grant in Social Epistemology

The “social epistemology” group in the Northwestern Philosophy Department (Sandy Goldberg, Jennifer Lackey, and Fabrizio Cariani), together with two non-philosophy colleagues at Northwestern (Steven Epstein, Sociology; Uri Wilensky, Computer Science, Learning Sciences, and Northwestern Institute on Complex Systems), have just … Continue reading

Lisbon Workshop on Knowledge and Disagreement

Lisbon Workshop on Knowledge and Disagreement March 15-16, 2012 New University of Lisbon, Portugal Speakers: Bryan Frances (Fordham University) Manuel García-Carpintero (University of Barcelona) Teresa Marques (University of Lisbon) Martin Montminy (University of Oklahoma) Erich Rast (New University of Lisbon) … Continue reading

CFP: The Aims of Inquiry and Cognition

A reminder of the conference that Edinburgh’s Epistemology Research Cluster is hosting in May 2012. The Aims of Inquiry and Cognition is sponsored by the Scots Philosophical Association and the Mind Association. Invited speakers include Ted Sider, Carolyn Price, Asbjørn Steglich-Petersen, Stephen Grimm, and Kristoffer Ahlstrom. There’s also a call for … Continue reading

CFP: Special Issue of *Philosophical Explorations* on “Extended Cognition and Epistemic Action”

CALL FOR PAPERS Special Issue of Philosophical Explorations on “Extended Cognition and Epistemic Action” Guest Editors: Andy Clark (University of Edinburgh), Duncan Pritchard (University of Edinburgh) and Krist Vaesen (Eindhoven University of Technology) Submission Deadline: September 15, 2011 Invited Contributors: Fred … Continue reading