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Philosophy at Edinburgh
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News

Big Idea Podcast

12 Apr 2015

Two PPLS academics feature in the latest Big Idea Podcast...

College Recognition Awards

10 Apr 2015

Submissions are now open...

HowTheLightGetsIn2015 Festival

30 Mar 2015

Michela Massimi will be speaking at HowTheLightGetsIn...

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Events

Postgraduate Work in Progress Seminar

22 May 2015 16:10 – 17:00

Speaker: Rosa Hardt
Title: "Emotion in Mental Time Travel and Narrative Understanding"

Abstract: ...

Fifth Annual Graduate Epistemology Conference

27 – 28 May 2015

We are pleased to announce that registration for the University of Edinburgh's 5th Annual Graduat...

Models in Science and Cognition Reading Group

27 May 2015 16:30 – 17:30

Reading: Jonathan Weisberg (2008), "Locating IBE in the Bayesian framework".

Abstract: Inference...

Ecological Perception Conference

29 – 30 May 2015

Ecological Perception: Amodal and Multimodal Trends

This conference brings together philosophers...

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