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Summer University Course in Budapest

Summer University Course in Budapest; July 6-17, 2020 “The History and Philosophy of the Concepts of Scientific Laws and Probability” Applications are open until Feb 14 for the summer course on Laws and Probability at CEU in Budapest, Hungary. We invite applications from graduate students, postdocs, and junior faculty and researchers.

Conference: Philosophy of Probability

“Rutgers Conference on the Philosophy of Probability” October 24-26, 2019 A three-day conference addressing issues related to the metaphysics of probability. Topics to be addressed include: metaphysics of chance; chance-credence principles; history of probability; typicality vs probability. All talks will be held in the large seminar room of the Rutgers Philosophy Department. Speakers: David Albert … Read More

Summer School in Budapest

In July 2020, we will hold a two week summer school at the Central European University in Budapest, Hungary. The first week of the summer school will focus on the history and metaphysics of the concept of scientific laws. The second week will focus on the history and metaphysics of objective chance. This summer school … Read More

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