Philosophy of science

Evolutionary Benefits of False Beliefs?

Tuesday, 5 May 2015|

Dominic Johnson/ Ryan McKay/ Tali Sharot

Is Politics Based on Morality?

Monday, 27 April 2015|

Fabienne Peter/ Catherine Rowett/ Stephen de Wijze/ Geoffrey Hawthorn

Gender and the Brain

Sunday, 22 March 2015|

John Dupré/ Gina Rippon

Is the Brain a Predictive Machine?

Thursday, 15 January 2015|

Paul Fletcher/ Karl Friston/ Demis Hassabis/ Richard Holton/ Benedetto De Martino

Do We Need to Shake Up the Social Sciences?

Tuesday, 21 October 2014|

Nicholas Christakis/ Patrick Dunleavy/ Amanda Goodall/ Andrew Oswald/ Siobhan Benita

The Limits of Science

Tuesday, 7 October 2014|

Bryan Roberts/ Juliana Cardinale

The Evolution of Culture in Monkeys, Apes and Humans

Thursday, 12 June 2014|

Jonathan Birch/ Andrew Whiten/ Bryan Roberts

On the Unreasonable Effectiveness of Mathematics in Science

Thursday, 1 May 2014|

Bryan Roberts/ Mairi Sakellariadou/ Eleanor Knox

LSE Literary Festival 2014: Reflections

Saturday, 1 March 2014|

Understanding the World: Religious and Secular Perspectives

The Ethics of the Cognitive Sciences

Monday, 20 January 2014|

A series of events in which we invite speakers from different disciplines to discuss various ethical issues raised by recent developments in the cognitive sciences. 

The Philosophy of Mental Illness

Tuesday, 7 May 2013|

Matthew Broome/ Bonnie Evans/ Tim Thornton/ Kristina Musholt

Cultural Evolution: From Memetic Evolution to Intelligent Design

Wednesday, 20 March 2013|

Daniel Dennett/ Kristina Musholt

Natural-Born Cyborgs? Reflections on Bodies, Minds, and Human Enhancement

Monday, 25 February 2013|

Andy Clark/ Kristina Musholt

On Shame

Thursday, 21 February 2013|

Phil Hutchinson/ Vasudevi Reddy/ Jonathan Webber/ Kristina Musholt

The Creative Mind

Tuesday, 27 November 2012|

Margaret Boden/ Gregory Currie/ Nicholas Royle/ Kristina Musholt