Philosophy

Philosophy at Edinburgh
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News

PPLS Student Competition Winners

24 Jun 2016

Winners of 'A Day in the Life of a PPLS Student' Instagram competition...

UoE Final - 3 Minute Thesis Competition

23 Jun 2016

Massive congratulations to Maddie Long (PhD, LEL)...

Virtual Open Day

11 May 2016

MSc Epistemology, Ethics and Mind Virtual Open Day...

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Events

Perspectival modelling: pluralism and integration

2 – 3 Jul 2016

ERC-sponsored International conference

The goal of this first international conference - part of...

Integrated History and Philosophy of Science

3 Jul 2016

The 6th conference of a very successful series of international conferences under the general hea...

Integrated History and Philosophy of Science

4 – 5 Jul 2016

The 6th conference of a very successful series of international conferences under the general hea...

Edinburgh Philosophy of Language Group

8 Jul 2016 15:30 – 17:30

Guest Speakers: Bert Baumgaertner & James Foster
Title: "Disjunctive Signalling Games"

Abstract:...

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