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Call for Papers: Causa sive ratio: causality and reason in modernity between metaphysics, epistemology and science

15 March 2017

Call for Papers: Causa sive ratio: causality and reason in modernity between metaphysics, epistemology and science 14-16 November 2017, Università degli Studi di Milano Submission...

Martin Martin, experimental philosophy and Baconian natural history

14 March 2017

Peter Anstey writes… Sometimes we can appreciate the impact of a new way of thinking or a new movement by examining the views and writings of those on the periphery or of minor,...

The Experimental-Speculative debate in early modern Spain 3

8 February 2017

Juan Gomez writes… It has been a while since my previous post, so I will begin by recapping my series on early modern Spain up to the point where we left off. This series focuses...

Emilie du Ch√Ętelet and Experimental Philosophy II

2 January 2017

A second guest post by Hanna Szabelska. Hanna Szabelska writes … As I indicated in my previous post, the fatal destiny (fatalité), about which Voltaire complained in a...