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CamPoS (Cambridge Philosophy of Science) is a network of academics and students working in the philosophy of science in various parts of the University of Cambridge, including the Department of History and Philosophy of Science and the Faculty of Philosophy. The Wednesday afternoon seminar series features current research by CamPoS members as well as visitors to Cambridge and scholars based in nearby institutions. If you are interested in presenting in the series, please contact Brian Pitts (jbp25). If you have any queries or suggestions for other activities that CamPoS could undertake, please contact Huw Price, Jeremy Butterfield or Anna Alexandrova.

Seminars are held on Wednesdays, 1.00–2.30pm in Seminar Room 2.

Further details of the composition and activities of CamPoS

Easter Term 2018

2 May Natalie Gold (KCL)
Guard against temptation: team reasoning and the role of intentions in exercising willpower
9 May Agnes Bolinska (HPS, Cambridge) and Julie-Anne Gandier (University of Toronto)
Understanding protein function through multiple models of structure: barriers to integration
16 May Mike Stuart (LSE)
A new way to defend the value free ideal for science
23 May Darrell Rowbottom (Lingnan University; Durham University)
What can scientific realists think about scientific method(s)?
30 May Mazviita D. Chirimuuta (University of Pittsburgh)
Constructing the organism in the age of abstraction