Workshop: Action in Society: Thomas Reid and the Epistemology of Social Sciences, 21st March, 2015, PHARE (Paris, France)

ACTION IN SOCIETY: THOMAS REID AND THE EPISTEMOLOGY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
A workshop at the Sorbonne, 21st March 2015

Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University & CNRS
PHARE — centre for research in Philosophy, History and Analysis of Economic Representations

Location:
Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne
17 rue de la Sorbonne
Paris 5e

Saturday 21st March 2015

Morning session – Sorbonne, Marc Bloch room, staircase C, 2nd floor

9:30
Knud HAAKONSSEN (Max-Weber-Kolleg für kultur- und sozialwissenschaftliche Studien & University of St. Andrews)
‘Thomas Reid’s Lectures on Politics and their Place in his Oeuvre’

10:30
Rebecca COPENHAVER (Lewis & Clark College)
‘Thomas Reid on the Culture of Mind’

11:30 Break

11:45
Claire ETCHEGARAY (Université Paris Ouest Nanterre)
‘Mental Operations in Politics. From Reid to Dugald Stewart’

12:45 Buffet Lunch

Afternoon session – Sorbonne, Cavaillès room, staircase C, 1st floor

14:30
Benoît GIDE (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne)
‘Reid’s Criticism of Hume on the Necessity of Actions’

15:30
Esther KROEKER (Universiteit Antwerpen)
‘Motives to Action, Beliefs, and Human Nature’

16:30 Break

16:45
Laurent JAFFRO (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne)
‘Why Reid Matters to the Epistemology of Social Sciences’

Contact: jaffro@univ-paris1.fr
–> Please confirm attendance before Monday 9th March <–

The workshop is organised by Laurent JAFFRO
at the research centre PHARE (‘Philosophie, Histoire et Analyse des Représentations Economiques’, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne & CNRS, FRE3643),
with financial support from the research council of Panthéon-Sorbonne University.
Scientific Committee: Christophe DEPOORTERE (Université Paris 8 Vincennes-Saint Denis), Claire ETCHEGARAY (Université Paris Ouest Nanterre), Claude GAUTIER (ENS Lyon).

This entry was posted in Workshops. Bookmark the permalink.