Cordelia Fine (Melbourne): Fairly Criticized, or Politicized? Conflicts in the Neuroscience of Sex Differences in the Human Brain 3:30 pm
Cordelia Fine (Melbourne): Fairly Criticized, or Politicized? Conflicts in the Neuroscience of Sex Differences in the Human Brain @ ZOOM - see site for details
Jan 28 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Investigations of sex differences in the human brain take place on politically sensitive terrain. While some scholars express concern that gendered biases and stereotypes remain embedded in scientific research, others are alarmed about the politicization of science. This talk sets out three kinds of conflicts that can arise in the neuroscience of sex differences: academic freedom versus gender equality; frameworks, background assumptions, and dominant methodologies; and inductive risk and social values. The boundaries between fair[...]
A listing of the (usually) free philosophy events, lectures and conferences in the New York City area. [Since 2007!]
There are more talks, especially on specific topics, some of which I choose not to add and others that I’ve just missed. See the links to philosophy groups and departments below.
N.B. Most information has been taken from webpages and is provided as is, with no guarantees as to its accuracy or the quality of the philosophy.
I take no credit for this great idea. See the Boston Area Philosophy Calendar and mailing list. If you have a correction, addition or question, or want to buy me beer, please send me an email at noah /at/ noahgreenstein \dot\ com. Tweet at the calendar @nycaphical.
Specific Philosophy related Groups [department links below]
Society for Women in Philosophy – New York City new home of Society for Women in Philosophy – Analytic Workshop Series and SWIPshop workshop for philosophy of gender, sex, and sexuality, feminist philosophy, feminist theory, feminism, and related topics .
Platypus New York (Marxist philosophy)
- Philosophy Now: http://www.meetup.com/philosophynownyc/
- New York Philosophy: http://www.nyphilosophy.com/.
I have never attended a meetup, but it looks like a good time.
Philosophy Department Sites
http://as.nyu.edu/philosophy/events.html NYU events
http://philosophy.columbia.edu/events/colloquium-series Columbia Events
http://www.stonybrook.edu/commcms/philosophy/events.html, http://www.stonybrook.edu/sb/nyc/ (Stony Brook Manhattan)
http://www.slc.edu/news-events/events/index.html Sarah Lawrence College Events