Seminarul departamentului de filosofie teoretica – Miercuri, 27 octombrie, ora 18

Seminarul departamentului de filosofie teoretica Miercuri, 27 octombrie, ora 18, amfiteatrul TM Dana Jalobeanu (University of Bucharest) -The philosophy of Francis Bacon’s natural history: a research program Abstract Many of the widespread beliefs about the nature and structure of modern science and scientific activity in general originate in a seventeenth-century unfinished but widely popular literary device: Francis Bacon’s New Atlantis. New Atlantis depicts what for many of Bacon’s contemporaries and subsequent historians looked like the ideal model of a society designed to produce, organize, administer and disseminate knowledge about the natural world. This ideal society, Solomon’s House, was often taken as a blueprint for various seventeenth-century projects for the production and dissemination of knowledge. My paper will explore a handful Mai multe detalii …

FENOMENOLOGIE SI ETICA – colocviu national

Societatea Romana de Fenomenologie si Centrul de Studii Fenomenologice din cadrul Facultatii de Filosofie (UB) va invita la cel de-al saptelea colocviu national SRF-CSF, intitulat FENOMENOLOGIE SI ETICA, ce va avea loc in zilele 21, 22 si 23 octombrie 2010 la Facultatea de Filosofie (UB). Programul poate fi vazut aici: http://www.phenomenology.ro/index.php/component/content/article/34-new-srf/247-fenomenologie-si-etica.html

Call for papers – SIMPOZION NAŢIONAL Maiorescu şi maiorescianismul în conştiinţa filosofică românească actuală

SIMPOZION NAŢIONAL Maiorescu şi maiorescianismul în conştiinţa filosofică românească actuală, prilejuit de împlinirea a 170 de ani de la naşterea gânditorului. Simpozionul este organizat de Facultatea de Filosofie a Universităţii din Bucureşti împreună cu Societatea Română de Filosofie, în ziua de 26 noiembrie 2010.

Call for Papers – BUCHAREST CONFERENCE IN APPLIED ETHICS '10

BUCHAREST CONFERENCE IN APPLIED ETHICS ’10 “Legislating Ethics” Bucharest …October 29-30, 2010 What is a moral rule? How can an ethical norm become a legal rule? Is there a general tendency of translating moral prescriptions into laws? Can an ethical code produce legal effects directly? But what about other kinds of internal regulations dealing with moral behavior of employees, managers, board members et al.? These are only a few of the questions the BCAE ’10 participants will try to answer on October 29 and 30, 2010. This year edition is being organized by Smart Solutions & Support, Romania, and the Research Centre in Applied Ethics, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Bucharest, with the support of the Romanian National Civil Servants Mai multe detalii …

Call for papers: Passionate Minds Knowledge and the Emotions in Intellectual History

SECOND CALL FOR PAPERS Passionate Minds Knowledge and the Emotions in Intellectual History The centrality of the emotions in all areas of human thought, action and expression has lately begun to be recognized and investigated with increasing interest within a variety of disciplines, from cognitive science and the philosophy of emotions to literary and anthropological studies. One central insight of such explorations is that the view of the separation and even opposition between cognition and affectivity is an unjust representation of the complexity of the life of both individuals and communities. Intellectual historians have also become sensitive to the issue and are in fact in a privileged position to bring to the fore the variety and richness of the approaches Mai multe detalii …

Mihaela Pop -"Religious art and its deviated forms during the transition from the communist regime in Romania"

Doamna conferențiar univ. dr. Mihaela Pop va participa la conferința internațională “Religions in the public sphere” organizată de Universitatea “Adam Mickiewicz” din Poznan, Polonia, în perioada 24-26 iunie. Titlul intervenției: “Religious art and its deviated forms during the transition from the communist regime in Romania”. Programul conferintei: