Event Detail

Fri Mar 20, 2015
Howard Room, Faculty Club
James Davies, Bas van Fraassen, Asta Sveinsdottir
Berkeley Social Ontology Group pre-Spring Break Symposium

8:30 am–9:00: Coffee, muffins, The Howard Room

9:00am–10:20am: James Davies (UC Berkeley, Department of Music): Making Worlds Musically: On Vocal-Instrumental Placements in Nature

10:45–12:00: Bas Van Fraassen (SFSU, Department of Philosophy; Princeton, Department of Philosophy, Emeritus): Hempel’s Dilemma

12:00–1:10pm: Lunch: Men’s Faculty Club

1:10pm–2:30pm: Asta Sveinsdottir (SFSU, Department of Philosophy): Social Construction as Social Significance

This event is sponsored by the The Berkeley Center for the Study of Social Ontology (organizer: Jennifer Hudin). We would like to thank International Governmental Studies and its Director, Jack Citrin, and our generous donors for making BSOG and the Center possible.