Center for Interdisciplinary and Intercultural Studies

Naturalism

HCAS-Wien-Tübingen Workshop

10-11 December 2015
Forum Scientiarum, Tübingen Universität; Institut Wiener Kreis / Vienna Circle Institute, Universität Wien; Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies

Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Seminar Room 136, Fabianinkatu 24 A

Preliminary Programme

Thursday, 10 December

10:00-10:15 Opening of the Workshop
Sari Kivistö – Director, Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies

10:15-11:45 Chair: Sami Pihlström (Helsinki)
Ilkka Niiniluoto (Helsinki) - "Queries about naturalism"
Matthias Neuber (Tübingen) – Cassirer, Kaila, and “Helsinki Realism”

11:45-13:15 Lunch Break

13:15-14:45 Chair: TBA
Michael Heidelberger (Tübingen) - "Naturalizing the Transcendental: Helmholtz's Sensory Physiology"
Bastian Stoppelkamp (Wien) - "Vienna Naturalism: Rediscovering a third strand of fin de siècle Austrian Philosophy"

14:45-15:15 Coffee/Tea Break

15:15-17:15 Chair: Sari Kivistö
Christoph Limbeck-Lilienau
(Wien) - "A naturalistic theory of perceptual content"
Heikki j. Koskinen (Helsinki) - Mediated Recognition: Suggestions towards an Articulation
Sami Pihlström (Helsinki) - "Naturalism in the Philosophy of Religion"

Friday, 11 December

09:30-11:00 Chair: TBA
Christian Damböck (Wien) - "Carnap’s notion of analyticity and the two wings of analytic philosophy"
Hanne Appelqvist (Helsinki) - “Philosophy sets limits to the much disputed sphere of natural science”: Wittgenstein on Kinds of Judgments

11:00-11:30 Coffee/Tea Break

11:30-13:00 Chair: Sami Pihlström
Niels Weidtmann
(Tübingen) - "A phenomenological critique of strict naturalism"
Sara Heinämaa (Helsinki/Jyväskylä) - TBC