Director:
Friedrich Stadler

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Call for Application - Deadline: January 30, 2015
Univie Summer School - Scientific World Conceptions (USS-SWC) 2015
The Computational Turn. Simulation in Science
July 6-17, 2015, University Campus Vienna
Main Lecturers:
Rainer Hegselmann, Paul Humphreys, and Margaret Morrison
VISU obtained the label "univie summer school"

Exhibition
TIME(LESS) SIGNS Otto Neurath and Reflections in Austrian Contemporary Art
London, September 30, 2014 – January 9, 2015

New Publications:
Allan Hobson: Dream Consciousness. William James Lectures
Cüneyt Arslan: Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften und die Wissenschaftliche Weltauffassung
Maria Carla Galavotti et al. eds: European Philosophy of Science - Philosophy of Science in Europe and the Viennese Heritage
Elisabeth Nemeth et al. Hrsg. Die europäische Wissenschaftsphilosophie und das Wiener Erbe
Ernst Mach: Populärwissenschaftliche Vorlesungen
Moritz Schlick: Nietzsche und Schopenhauer

Lecture Series Philosophy of Science Colloquium
Lecture Series Logik Cafe

2015
Conference: The Vienna Circle in Czechoslovakia
Pilsen, February 26-28, 2015

Exhibition:
The Vienna Circle – Exact Thinking in Demented Times
May-October 2015

Obituaries
Erika Weinzierl (1925-2014)
Walter E. Thirring (1927-2014)
Kurt Rudolf Fischer (1922-2014)
Rudolf Haller (1929-2014)



  Dept. Philosophy          HPS          Dept. Contemporary History          Dept. Institute Vienna Circle

  Activities 2014
    Lecture: Sandra Lapointe: Varieties of Logical Realism
    Conference: Philosophy and Science in Hermann Cohen
    Lecture Series Philosophy Lectures
    Opening DK program The Sciences in Historical, Philosophical and Cultural Contexts
    Conference: Philosophy of Social Science, Tübingen
    Conference: Significance of the Lvov-Warsaw School in European Culture, Warsaw
    Lecture: Friedrich Stadler - Vienna Circle(s)
    VISU: Humans/Animals. A Contested Boundary
    Conference: Integrated History and Philosophy of Science (&HPS5)
    Book Presentation Günther Sandner: Otto Neurath. Eine politische Biographie
    Workshop Karl Bühlers „Krise der Psychologie“
    Internal Workshop Isotype 2014
    Public Book Presentation Isotype. Design and contexts. 1925-1971

  Preview 2015
    Cooperation with the Kant Congress Vienna 2015

  Research Projects
    Wilhelm Dilthey and Rudolf Carnap. A Historical and Systematic Study
    Moritz Schlick-Project (MSP)
    History of Science and/or Philosophy of Science?
    Philosophy and String Physics
    Otto Neurath: An Intellectual and Political Biography

New Publications
    Cüneyt Arslan: Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften und die Wissenschaftliche Weltauffassung
    Ernst Mach: Populärwissenschaftliche Vorlesungen
  Rudolf Carnap and the Legacy of Logical Empiricism
    Anna Brozek - Kazimierz Twardowski
    Der Wiener Kreis in Ungarn
    Friedrich Stadler: El Círculo de Viena. Empirismo lógico, ciencia, cultura y política
    Vertreibung, Transformation und Rückkehr der Wissenschaftstheorie
    The Present Situation in the Philosophy of Science
    The Vienna Circle in the Nordic Countries. Networks and Transformations of Logical Empiricism
    Logischer Empirismus, Werte und Moral
    Ernst Mach - Edition
          Die Analyse der Empfindungen
          Erkenntnis und Irrtum
          Die Mechanik in ihrer Entwicklung
    Moritz Schlick Kritische Gesamtausgabe
          Abteilung I, Band 1 Allgemeine Erkenntnislehre
          Abteilung I, Band 2 Über die Reflexion des Lichtes / Raum und Zeit in der gegenwärtigen Physik
          Abteilung I, Band 3 Lebensweisheit / Fragen der Ethik
          Abteilung I, Band 5 Rostock, Kiel, Wien
          Abteilung I, Band 6 Die Wiener Zeit. Aufsätze, Beiträge, Rezensionen 1926-1936
 
Vienna Circle Lectures
    22. Michael Beaney (University of York): Susan Stebbing and the early reception of logical empiricism in Britain, December 12, 2014
    21. Ilkka Niiniluoto (Helsinki): Eino Kaila and the Vienna Circle, November 7, 2013
    20. Don Howard (Notre Dame): Einstein and the Vienna Circle, December 13, 2012
    19. Hans Jürgen Wendel (Rostock): Moritz Schlick und die Metaphysik, December 5, 2011
    18. Dagfinn Føllesdal (Stanford and Oslo)): Edmund Husserl und Kurt Gödel, November 16, 2010
    17. Peter Galison (Harvard, USA): The Assassin of Relativity. Friedrich Adler and Albert Einstein, July 16, 2009
    16. Gerald Holton (Harvard, USA ): Einheit und Vielheit der Wissenschaften, June 23, 2008
    15. Keith Lehrer (University of Arizona): Consensus in Art and Science, July 24, 2007
    14. Rainer Hegselmann (Bayreuth): Truth and Cognitive Division of Labor, July 25, 2006
    13. Maria Carla Galavotti (Bologna): Probability and its Interpretations, July 26, 2005
    12. Helen Longino (Minneapolis): Philosophy of Science after the Social Turn, 20. July, 2004
    11. Die geplante Wiener Kreis Vorlesung 2003 von Donald Davidson entfiel aufgrund dessen Ableben.
    10. Anton Zeilinger (Wien): Observer and Reality in Quantum Physics, 16. Juli 2002
    9. Hubert Schleichert (Konstanz): Moritz Schlick and the Idea of Social Contract, 12.Juli 2001
    8. Michael Friedmann (Indiana University): On the Idea of a Scientific Philosophy?, 6.Juli 2000
    7. Adolf Grünbaum (Pittsburgh): Physical Cosmology and Theory, 7.Juni 1999
    6. Abner Shimony (Boston): Philosophical and Experimental Perspectives of Quantum Physics, 3. September 1998
    5. Walter Thirring (Wien): Grenzen des Reduktionismus in der Physik, 1. Dezember 1997
    4. Carl Djerassi (Stanford/USA): Science-in-fiction ist nicht Science Fiction: Ist es Autobiographie?, 21. Juni 1996
    3. Marie Jahoda (Sussex): Sozialwissenschaft und soziale Realität - Ein persönliches Plädoyer, 7.Juni 1995
    2. Hans Sluga (Berkeley): Macht und Ohnmacht der Analytischen Philosophie, 13. Juni 1994
    1. Saul A. Kripke (Princeton): Carnap's Modal Logic of Individual Concepts, 29. Juni 1993
 
Archives
    Robert S. Cohen Archives
    In preparation: Adolf Grünbaum Archives
    In preparation: Documentation of the Paul Neurath Estates of Picture Aided Social Education

  Research Projects
    Moritz Schlick Project
    The Banishment and Return of the Philosophy of Science
    Scientific World Conception and Art

Permanent Cooperations
    Network Helsinki Tübingen Vienna
    University of Vienna
    Institute for Contemporary History at the University of Vienna
    CIRESS Centro Interdipartimentale di Ricerca in Epistemologia e Storia delle Scienze

 
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