philosophy

Isaiah Berlin, Philosopher of Freedom
26/03/2019 - 18:00 to 20:00
Discussion with filmmaker Judith Wechsler Judith Wechsler’s new documentary film (2018) traces the intellectual development of Sir Isaiah Berlin in the context of his life and times, through archival film and recordings of its subject, as well as interviews with his biographer Michael Ignatieff,...
Isaiah Berlin, Philosopher of Freedom
26/03/2019 - 18:00 to 20:00
Discussion with filmmaker Judith Wechsler Judith Wechsler’s new documentary film (2018) traces the intellectual development of Sir Isaiah Berlin in the context of his life and times, through archival film and recordings of its subject, as well as interviews with his biographer Michael Ignatieff,...
Isaiah Berlin, Philosopher of Freedom
26/03/2019 - 18:00 to 20:00
Discussion with filmmaker Judith Wechsler Judith Wechsler’s new documentary film (2018) traces the intellectual development of Sir Isaiah Berlin in the context of his life and times, through archival film and recordings of its subject, as well as interviews with his biographer Michael Ignatieff,...
Letter on "Humanism"
27/11/2018 - 18:00 to 20:30
The essay titled “Letter on ‘Humanism’,” which is based on a letter that Martin Heidegger wrote in 1946, appears here for the first time in Hebrew translation. Besides being important for understanding the philosophy of Heidegger—one of the greatest Western philosophers of the twentieth century—and...
Cognizing Media: Shifts, Ruptures, Transformation
The Bar-Hillel Colloquium for the History, Philosophy and Sociology of Science was named in memory of Prof. Yehoshua Bar-Hillel in 1987. Before the Colloquium was named The Israel Colloquium for the History, Philosophy and Sociology of Science and it was founded in collaboration with R.S. Cohen and...
The Planetary Bet
23/05/2019 - 14:00 to 16:00
The Bar-Hillel Colloquium for the History, Philosophy and Sociology of Science was named in memory of Prof. Yehoshua Bar-Hillel in 1987. Before the Colloquium was named The Israel Colloquium for the History, Philosophy and Sociology of Science and it was founded in collaboration with R.S. Cohen and...
Dispossession and Capitalist Development: A View from India
08/04/2019 - 18:00 to 20:00
Dynamics of Capitalist Dispossession in India Postcolonial states are states of endemic expropriation. The land question is once again key to their current capitalist transformation. Over the past few decades large-scale displacement of farmers, pastoralists, fishing and forest-dwelling communities...
The Animal Model of Human Disease – A Core Concept of Medical Research: Historical Origins, Significant Manifestations, and Some Implications
04/04/2019 - 14:00 to 16:00
The study of animal models of human diseases is an essential method of biomedical research to understand disease mechanisms and develop effective interventions. The underlying idea is that phenomena and processes observed in laboratory experiments on suitable animal models may be used to predict...
The Theaetetus Problem: Some Remarks Concerning a History of Weak Knowledge
25/03/2019 - 18:00 to 20:00
The Bar-Hillel Colloquium for the History, Philosophy and Sociology of Science was named in memory of Prof. Yehoshua Bar-Hillel in 1987. Before the Colloquium was named The Israel Colloquium for the History, Philosophy and Sociology of Science and it was founded in collaboration with R.S. Cohen and...
Rethinking the Project of the Philosophical History of Science
14/03/2019 - 18:00 to 20:00
The Bar-Hillel Colloquium for the History, Philosophy and Sociology of Science was named in memory of Prof. Yehoshua Bar-Hillel in 1987. Before the Colloquium was named The Israel Colloquium for the History, Philosophy and Sociology of Science and it was founded in collaboration with R.S. Cohen and...

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