Dec 7 Colloque international « Scepticisme, pragmatisme et philosophie du langage ordinaire » (Collaboration)

Collaboration au: Colloque international « Scepticisme, pragmatisme et philosophie du langage ordinaire » 7 décembre 2013 Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne UFR de Philosophie 17 rue de la Sorbonne, Paris 5ème, escalier C, 1er étage, droite, salle Lalande. Centre de Philosophie Contemporaine de la Sorbonne (PhiCo EA3562) Avec la collaboration de : GDRI PloCo CNRS Philosophie du langage…

Dec2 Albert Ogien (CNRS EHESS) Trust in Science, Trust in Scientists

Webpage For some, trust is a cognitive phenomenon, for others an emotional or attitudinal one, for a last group a moral and social one. This indeterminacy immediately confronts us with the paradox of trust : on the one hand, it is a combination of knowledge and ignorance ; and on the other hand, it implies a…

Dec 2 Stuart Firestein (Columbia University), Elite Ignorance

Stuart Firestein Webpage Back to the program of the DEC 2-3 Workshop Une conférence sur un thème proche / Another talk on Ignorance, at TED: Abstract Elite Ignorance Science produces questions more than it generates answers. Among scientists that is a matter of such common knowledge that it is rarely stated explicitly.  But, like the…

Dec 3 Linsey McGoey Pyrrhic Ontologies: On Social Theories that Eat Themselves

Dr Linsey McGoey is Lecturer in Sociology at the university of Essex. Linsey McGoey est Maître de conférences au département de sociologie de l’université d’Essex. Page. Pyrrhic ontologies: on social theories that eat themselves First, the paper surveys recent what I term “varieties of strategies ignorance” – the multiple and varied ways that different disciplines, from philosophy to…

DEC 2-3, 2013: Doubt, Ignorance and Science. New Perspectives on Knowledge

This is the reference page for the Workshop, please visit before Dec2 for the last updates in the program. Lundi 2 décembre 2013, ENS, 45, rue d’Ulm, Salle des Actes 10h00 : Accueil et introduction. Ouverture par M. Marc Mézard, directeur de l’Ecole normale supérieure. 10h30 : Stuart Firestein (Columbia University), Elite Ignorance 11h30 : Matthias Gross (UFZ…