History and Philosophy of Science
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May 13, 2015
Miriam Solomon of Temple University introduced Jutta Schickore, "More Thoughts on HPS: Another 20 Years Later," Perspectives on Science 19 (4): 453-481.
April 8, 2015
Kevin Connolly of UPenn introduced Chapter 6 and Flavia Padovani of Drexel University introduced Chapter 7 of Daston and Galison's Objectivity.
February 25, 2015
Louise Daoust of UPenn introduced Chapter 5 of Daston and Galison's Objectivity.
January 14, 2015
Phillip Honenberger of CHSTM introduced chapter 4 of Daston and Galison's Objectivity.
December 10, 2014
Nabeel Hamid of UPenn introduced Chapter 3 of Daston and Galison's Objectivity.
November 12, 2014
Adam Knowles of Drexel introduced Chapter 2 of Daston and Galison's Objectivity.
October 8, 2014
Gary Hatfield of UPenn introduced the Prologue and Chapter 1 of Daston and Galison's Objectivity as well as a review of Objectivity by Ian Kidd from Philosophy in Review, 2009.
May 14, 2014
Phillip Honenberger introduced a final set of selections from Erkenntnis (2011) v75, "What (Good) is Historical Epistemology?"
April 9, 2014
Louise Daoust of UPenn introduced selections from Erkenntnis (2011) v75, "What (Good) is Historical Epistemology?"
March 26, 2014
Steve Kimbrough of UPenn will introduce selections from Erkenntnis (2011) v75, "What (Good) is Historical Epistemology?"
Gary Hatfield is Adam Seybert Professor in Moral and Intellectual Philosophy and Director of the Visual Studies Program at the University of Pennsylvania. He works in the history of modern philosophy, the philosophy of psychology, theories of vision, and the philosophy of science.
Noel Swanson is an assistant professor in the philosophy department at the University of Delaware, working on the philosophy of physics, science, and logic. His current research focuses on the conceptual foundations of quantum field theory.