Philosophy

Survey: Virtual Research Environment Collaboartive Landscape Study

The VRE Collaborative Landscape Study project is one of several studies commissioned by the UK Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) to research on-line research collaboration in Virtual Research Environments (VREs). The focus of our study is to scope developments in VREs around the world and set them in relation to the activities in the UK.

The study aims to stimulate debate about the benefits of research collaboration facilitated by Virtual Research Environments so as to assist the JISC to provide services and strategies to support it. [read more...]

event: International Congress on Medieval Studies

13/05/2010 08:00

The Congress is an annual gathering of over 3,000 scholars interested in Medieval Studies. It features over 600 sessions of papers, panel discussions, roundtables, workshops, and performances. There are also some 90 business meetings and receptions sponsored by learned societies, associations, and institutions. The exhibits hall boasts nearly 70 exhibitors, including publishers, used book dealers, and purveyors of medieval sundries. The Congress lasts three and a half days, extending from Thursday morning until Sunday at noon. [read more...]

Location

The Medieval Institute Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo 49008-5432
United States

Digital Archive Offers Glimpse into the ‘Dark Side’ of the Enlightenment

Stanford French professor Dan Edelstein recently announced the launch of a digital archive of enlightenment texts to help scholars better research and understand the "dark side" of the enlightenment. [read more...]

event: The Philosophy of Computer Games

13/08/2009 08:00
15/08/2009 16:00

We hereby invite scholars in any field who take a professional interest in the phenomenon of computer games to submit papers to the international conference "The Philosophy of Computer Games 2009", to [read more...]

Location

Main Library Building, Georg Sverdrups hus University of Oslo
Oslo
Norway

2010 ASCA International Workshop: “Articulation(s)”

March 22 – 24, 2010
2010 ASCA International Workshop: “Articulation(s)”

University Theatre, Nieuwe Doelenstraat 16, Amsterdam, The Netherlands [read more...]

blog: Educational Support for Online Learning

I am addressing a situation in the Williams Lake area where too few students are continuing their education beyond Grade 12 completion. [read more...]

event: DRHA 2009: Dynamic networks of knowledge and practice: contexts, crises, futures

06/09/2009 16:00
09/09/2009 12:00

The DRHA (Digital Resources for the Humanities and Arts) conference is held annually at various academic venues throughout the UK. The conference this year aims to promote discussion around dynamic networks of knowledge and practice, new digital communities of knowledge and practice, engaging users and digitisation of cultural heritage. [read more...]

Location

Belfast
United Kingdom

event: Human Futures: Art in an Age of Uncertainty

30/10/2008 10:00

Conference + Book Launch, FACT Liverpool.

The event will appeal to philosophers, sociologists, science fiction enthusiasts, artists & designers.

Finalized Speakers include: Russell Blackford, Paul Brown, Michael Burton, Nigel Cameron, Revital Cohen, etoy.CORPORATION, Ernest Edmonds, Steve Fuller, Norman M. Klein, Andy Miah, Fiona Raby, Mike Stubbs, Nicola Triscott.

Tickets: £25 / £20 concessions

Group bookings & further information: contact gabrielle.jenks@fact.co.uk [read more...]

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