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Helsinki Peirce Research Centre
PO Box 9
00014 University of Helsinki

Phone: +358-(0)9-191 29224
Email: peirce-research(at)helsinki.fi

Events

Forthcoming
2014
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005

Forthcoming events

See the meetings of the Helsinki Metaphysical Club and events arranged by the Nordic Pragmatism Network.

2014

10 September Workshop: ICON

10-13 (Room 19, University Main Building)
Jean-Marie Chevalier (Helsinki), "Peirce's Struggle with Resemblance"
Marc Champagne (Helsinki), "Introducing Peircean Iconicity to Reshape Current Debates about Consciousness"

Lunch

14-16:30 (Room 20, University Main Building)
Sami Paavola (Helsinki), "Abduction and Iconicity"
Francesco Bellucci (Tallinn), "What is a Logical Diagram?"
Amirouche Moktefi (Tallinn), "On Formal Languages as Cognitive Technologies"

Henry Bacon (Helsinki), "Icon, Cognition & Moving Pictures"
Benoit Gaultier (Helsinki), "Mysterious Iconic Skeleton Ideas"
A.-V. Pietarinen & Jukka Nikulainen (Tallinn & Helsinki), "Editing the Diagrams in _Logic of the Future_"

16:30-18 (Room 20)
General meeting

The workshop is organized by the DiaMind project and the Helsinki Metaphysical Club.

20-23
April
Conference: Applying Peirce 2.

2010

11-13 June Workshop: Peirce the Mathematician.

2009

19-20 May Symposium: Peirce and Early Analytic Philosophy.

2008

4 June James Campbell (The University of Toledo): "The Roots of Diversity in Pragmatic Thought" (16.00 pm, Research Seminar at the Department of Philosophy, sr 222)

2-4 June The First Nordic Pragmatism Conference: Pragmatism in Science, Religion, and Politics (Organized by the Nordic Pragmatism Network and the Philosophical Society of Finland at Tieteiden talo, Helsinki)

30 May Discussion: "Peirce, James and Their Philosophical Correspondence" (Helsinki Metaphysical Club, 13.00 pm, sr 222)

29 May Douglas Anderson (Southern Illinois University at Carbondale): "Living a Tradition: Pragmatists' Bequest" (16.00 pm, Research Seminar at the Department of Philosophy, sr 222)

2007

20 Nov Henrik Rydenfelt: "William James on Self-Verifying Beliefs" (16.00 pm, Research Seminar at the Department of Philosophy)

21 Sep Helmut Pape: "Searching For Traces. Indexical Signs, Experience and the Generality of Peirce's Theory of Indices" (14.00 pm, Helsinki Metaphysical Club)

20 Sep Helmut Pape: "Thinking and Acting. The logical background of Peirce's pragmatism" (16.00 pm, Research Seminar at the Department of Philosophy)

11-13 June Conference: Applying Peirce

6 Feb Henrik Rydenfelt: "Philosophical Correspondence - Some Editorial Challenges" (Helsinki Metaphysical Club)

2006

2 Dec Semiotiikan päivät 2006: Peirce Symposium
Mats Bergman, Erkki Kilpinen, Sami Paavola, Ahti-Veikko Pietarinen

5 Sep
Peter H. Hare: "The Thickening of Holistic Pragmatism from "Two Dogmas" to the Present: A Narrative Sketch" (Helsinki Metaphysical Club)

19 May
Vincent Colapietro: "Testing Our 'Intuitions': Pragmatist Deconstruction of Our Cartesian Inheritance" (Helsinki Metaphysical Club)

2005

2 Dec Semiotiikan päivät 2005: Peirce ja pragmaattinen semiotiikka (pj. Erkki Kilpinen).

Ohjelma:

Pentti Määttänen: "Secondness ja konventionaalisuuden rajat"

Tarja Knuuttila: "Resistanssin käsite tieteen- ja teknologiantutkimuksessa"

Mats Bergman: "Ei totuutta ilman vastustusta: Tutkimuksen dynamiikka C. S. Peircen mukaan"

Sami Paavola: "Keksimisprosessien abduktiivinen käsitteellistäminen ja todellisuuden vastarinta"

13 Aug
Symposium 'Cognition, Signs, Diagrams: Peircean Perspectives' (chair: Ahti-Veikko Pietarinen) at the ESPP European Society for Philosophy and Psychology Conference, 11-14 August, 2005, Lund, Sweden.

Programme:

Ahti-Veikko Pietarinen: "Modelling mental spaces upon Peirce's logical diagrams"

Sami Paavola: "Peirce's semeiotic pragmatism as a philosophical basis for distributed cognition"

Mats Bergman: "Logical Machines and Living Minds"

Earlier events

Please see the programmes of the Helsinki Metaphysical Club.