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The Van Leer Jerusalem Institute Invites Proposals for Research Groups in the 2017/2018 Academic Year
The deadline for submissions is September 10, 2017 A small number of new research groups will start operating at the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute in the coming academic year. These groups aim to bring together researchers from a variety of institutions and from diverse disciplines so as to enhance...
Improvisation and Social Action: Perspectives from Philosophy and the Social Sciences
07/03/2017 - 18:00 to 20:00
“Improvisation” nicely expresses the flow of much human interaction.  Some anthropologists and sociologists suggest that the idea of improvisation is a useful tool of analysis, recognizing that it runs contrary to some dominant views of social structure.  This talk will explore the notion of...
Improvisation and Social Action: Perspectives from Philosophy and the Social Sciences
07/03/2017 - 18:00 to 20:00
“Improvisation” nicely expresses the flow of much human interaction.  Some anthropologists and sociologists suggest that the idea of improvisation is a useful tool of analysis, recognizing that it runs contrary to some dominant views of social structure.  This talk will explore the notion of...
Improvisation and Social Action: Perspectives from Philosophy and the Social Sciences
07/03/2017 - 18:00 to 20:00
“Improvisation” nicely expresses the flow of much human interaction.  Some anthropologists and sociologists suggest that the idea of improvisation is a useful tool of analysis, recognizing that it runs contrary to some dominant views of social structure.  This talk will explore the notion of...
Secularity and the Disciplines
05/12/2016 - 18:00 to 06/12/2016 - 19:00
In this conference, we will seek the links between two related issues: the interaction between religion and secular culture, and the development of the modern humanities and sciences in the context of a culture that is both religious and secular.  
Secularity and the Disciplines
05/12/2016 - 18:00 to 06/12/2016 - 19:00
In this conference, we will seek the links between two related issues: the interaction between religion and secular culture, and the development of the modern humanities and sciences in the context of a culture that is both religious and secular.  
Secularity and the Disciplines
05/12/2016 - 18:00 to 06/12/2016 - 19:00
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Reading Other Minds: How Do We Do It?
09/11/2016 - 20:00 to 22:00
There is a recent movement that studies religion and cognitive science.  Can research in cognitive science really shed any light or weight on the question of God’s existence?  We examine a sample of how cognitive science might (according to some writers) positively support the existence of God, but...
What is Ontic Structural Realism?
17/05/2017 - 20:00 to 22:00

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