[HHS] September 30, 2011 – Phillip Sloan

Phillip Sloan of the University of Notre Dame will be presenting for discussion his paper, “Natural Historical Realism and the Epistemology of Darwin’s Descent: Turning the Zoological Gaze onto Human Beings” as part of the Debating Darwin workshop series. Alessandro Pajewski (CHSS) will be the respondent.

The workshop will be held at at noon in the Social Sciences Building, room 224.

The papers to be discussed at the workshop are available by request.

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[HPS] October 12, 2011 – Donald MacKenzie

Donald MacKenzie of the University of Cambridge will be presenting a talk titled, “The Credit Crisis as a Problem in the Sociology of Knowledge.”

The workshop will be held at at 4pm in the Social Sciences Building, room 224.

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[HHS] October 14, 2011 – James Lennox

James Lennox of the University of Pittsburg will be presenting for discussion his paper, “Accentuate the Negative: A Solution to a Puzzle about the Structure of Darwin’s Origin,” as part of the Debating Darwin workshop series.

The workshop will be held at at noon in the Social Sciences Building, room 224.

Workshop papers available by request.

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[HPS] October 21, 2011 – Gillian Beer

Dame Gillian Beer, emeritus of the University of Cambridge will be presenting a talk titled, “Alice in Time.”

The workshop will be held at at 4pm in the Social Sciences Building, room 302.

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[HHS] October 28, 2011 – Ruse and Richards

Michael Ruse of Florida State University and Robert Richards of the University of Chicago will be leading a discussion of their work, “Debating Darwin,” as part of the Debating Darwin workshop series.

The workshop will be held at at noon in the Social Sciences Building, room 224.

Workshop papers available by request.

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[HHS] November 11, 2011 – Gregory Radick

Gregory Radick of the University of Leeds will be presenting for discussion his paper, “Lessons of the Galapagos,” as part of the Debating Darwin workshop series.  Carmine Grimaldi (History) will be the respondent.

The workshop will be held at at noon in the Social Sciences Building, room 224.

The papers to be discussed at the workshop are available by request.

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[HPS] November 18, 2011 – Aaron Mauck

Aaron Mauck of the University of Michigan will be presenting a talk titled, “Underwriting Health: Insurance’s Surprising Embrace of Public Health in Early Twentieth Century America.”

The workshop will be held at at 4pm in the Social Sciences Building, room 302.

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