Upcoming Symposium in Helsinki

The Finnish Centre of Excellence in the Philosophy of the Social Sciences (TINT) announces the following event. Everyone interested is welcome to attend.
 
Symposium:
Current Trends in the Philosophy of the Social Sciences
 
Thursday, 20 September
 
10.15-10.30
Uskali Mäki, University of Helsinki:
Welcoming words
 
10.30.-11.30
Stephen Turner, University of South Florida:
The Future of the Social Sciences: From “Science” to Expertise.
 
11.30-11.45
Break
 
11.45-12.45
Uskali Mäki, University of Helsinki:
Scientific Imperialism: Issues of Progress and Unity in (Social) Science
 
12.45-14.15
Lunch
 
14.15-15.15
Francesco Guala, University of Milan:
 A Unified Social Ontology
 
15.15-16.15
Petri Ylikoski, University of Helsinki:
Rethinking Micro-Macro Relations
 
Venue: Metsätalo, Unioninkatu 40; 10-14 hrs U40 room 6; and 14-18 hrs U40 room 2
 
 
For further information, please contact Pekka Mäkelä,pekka.a.makela@helsinki.fi
Background materials on request.

Sincerely,

Pekka Mäkelä

Coordinator

Finnish Centre of Excellence in the Philosophy of the Social Sciences

University of Helsinki
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