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Department of History and Philosophy of Science

 

We meet on Wednesdays at 11am in Seminar Room 1. Organised by Cristian Larroulet Philippi and Ahmad Elabbar.

Lent Term 2023

Weeks 1–4: Seminars on 'Public Trust in Science and Justice'

The seminars will be led by two leading scholars in the field: Faik Kurtulmus (visiting from Sabancı University) and Stephen John.

25 January: Public Trust in Science: The Values Problem

Primary readings:

Supplementary readings:

1 February: Public Trust in Science: The Values Problem (continued)

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8 February: Distributive Epistemic Justice in Science

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15 February: Distributive Epistemic Justice and Public Trust in Science: Some Complications

Primary readings:

  • Kurtulmus, Faik. Unpublished manuscript. 'Distributive Epistemic Justice and Public Trust in Science'.

Supplementary readings:

Weeks 5–8: Regular sessions, building on the themes of the seminars