Philosophy of the social sciences

The Most Human Human: A Defence of Humanity in the Age of the Computer

Wednesday, 4 May 2011|

Brian Christian

Zero Degrees of Empathy: A New Theory of Human Cruelty

Tuesday, 3 May 2011|

Simon Baron-Cohen

On Forgiveness

Monday, 7 February 2011|

Tom Farrow / Raimond Gaita

Valuing the Humanities

Friday, 17 December 2010|

James Ladyman / Martha Nussbaum / Lord Rees of Ludlow / Richard Smith

Rationality in the Social Sciences: Black Box, Empty Box, or Both

Tuesday, 7 December 2010|

Nicholas Baigent

Research in the Humanities: The Very Idea

Tuesday, 23 November 2010|

Simon Glendinning

Is There a French Mentality?

Tuesday, 5 October 2010|

Lucy Wadham

Marcel Mauss on Gift and Exchange

Thursday, 24 June 2010|

Gerald Moore

Paths to Extremism

Tuesday, 22 June 2010|

Nicholas Royle / Sara Savage / Amanda van Eck Duymaer van Twist

Bourdieu on Masculine Domination

Thursday, 27 May 2010|

Clare Chambers

Crisis in the Body and in the Body Politic

Wednesday, 5 May 2010|

Amber Jacobs / Mareike Kleine / Andy Wilson

Refiguring Citizenship: Rome – Athens – Istanbul

Thursday, 18 March 2010|

This event was jointly organised with European Alternatives
7.00-8.30pm | Thursday 18 March 2010
Institut Français, 17 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, SW7

The status of citizenship may be undergoing a historic transformation, perhaps nowhere more than in Europe. With the increased mobility of peoples, and numerous social and economic developments beyond the level of the nation state, Europe faces a series of […]

The Neoliberal Subject: on Foucault’s The Birth of Biopolitics (1979)

Wednesday, 10 March 2010|

Miguel de Beistegui

The Neoliberal Subject: on Foucault’s The Birth of Biopolitics (1979)

Wednesday, 3 March 2010|

Miguel de Beistegui

Citizenship after Orientalism

Thursday, 18 February 2010|

Engin F. Isin