Philosophy of Social Science Roundtable / European Network for Philosophy of the Social Sciences KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

2015 RT/ENPOSS – University of Washington, Seattle, May 8-10, 2015
   Abby Steward, University of Michigan
   William Wimsatt, University of Minnesota and University of Chicago

2014 ENPOSS - Universidad Nacional de Educación A Distancia (UNED), Madrid, September 10-12, 2014
   Margaret Gilbert, University of California, Urvine
   Uskali Mäki, University of Helsinki

2013 ENPOSS/RT - University of Venice Ca’ Foscari, September 3-4, 2013
   Cristina Bicchieri, University of Pennsylvania: “Punishment, Reward and Compensation in Ultimatum Interactions”
   Nancy Cartwright, University of Durham and UC-SD: “Will Your Policy Work? Experiments vs. Models”

2013 Roundtable - University of California-Santa Cruz, March 22-24, 2013
   Mary Morgan, LSE: “Is the World Ruled by Numbers?”
   Mark Bevir, UC-Berkeley: “Historicism and Critique”

2012 ENPOSS - University of Copenhagen, September 21-23 2012
   Peter Hedström (Institute for Futures Studies): “Macro Dynamics: A Simulation Perspective
   Philip Pettit (Princeton University): “Three Doctrines in Social Ontology
   Stephen Turner (University of South Florida): “What Can We say about the Future of Social Science?
   Björn Wittrock (Uppsala University): “Social Sciences in Their Contexts: Reconstructions and Continuities

2012 Roundtable - University of Nebraska, Lincoln, March 9-12, 2012
   Rob Boyd, UCLA: “The Cultural Niche: Why Social Learning is Essential for Human Adaptation”

2011 Roundtable - École Normale Supérieure de Paris, March 18-20, 2011
   Paul Thagard, University of Waterloo: “Minds, Brains, and Social Change: Integrating the Cognitive and Social Sciences?”
   Dan Sperber, Institute Jean Nicod & Central European University (Budapest): “The Fundamental Error in Social Ontology and How to Correct It”

2010 Roundtable - Saint Louis University, March 19-21, 2010 
   Daniel Hausman, University of Wisconsin:

2009 Roundtable - Emory University, Atlanta, March 20-22, 2009 
   Ken Schaffner, University of Pittsburgh: “Behavioral and Psychiatric Genomics: How Blank is the Slate?”

2008 Roundtable - University of Washington, Seattle, March 7-9, 2008 
   Charles Mills, Northwestern: “White Ignorance”
   Nancy Cartwright, LSE and UC-SD: “Hunting Causes and Using Them”

2007 Roundtable - University of South Florida, Tampa, March 23-25, 2007 
   Hans Henrik Bruun, University of Copenhagen: “Weber’s ‘Objectivity’”
   Philip Morowski, Notre Dame: “Why There Is (as yet) No Such Thing as an Economics of Knowledge”

2006 Roundtable - University of California, Santa Cruz, March 17-19, 2006 
   Practice Theory: Stephen Turner (South Florida) and Joseph Rouse (Wesleyan)

2005 Roundtable - Barnard College, Columbia University, March 11-13, 2005 
   Philip Pettit, Princeton: “The Third Issue of Social Ontology”
   Margaret Gilbert, University of Connecticut: “Rationality and Collective Action”

2004 Roundtable - Saint Louis University, March 19-21, 2004 
   David Copp, University of Florida: “Moral Naturalism and Three Grades of Normativity”
   Alex Rosenberg, Duke: “Biology and the ‘Special’ Sciences”

2003 Roundtable - University of Missouri-St. Louis, March 21-23, 2003
   Ian Jarvie, York University: “Rationality & Explanation in Social Science: Getting Popper Right”
   Patricia Kitcher, Columbia: “Freud’s Moral Psychology”

2002 Roundtable - Saint Louis University, March 15-17, 2002
   Russell Hardin, NYU: “If It Rained Knowledge”
   Steven Luke, LSE: “Power and Luck”

2001 Roundtable - Washington University, April 20-22, 2001
   Linda Alcoff, Syracuse University: “Power/Knowledge and the Epistemic Criterion”

2000 Roundtable - University of Missouri-Saint Louis, March 31-April 2, 2000
   Alvin Goldman, University of Arizona: "Experts: Which Ones Should You Trust?"

1999 Roundtable - Saint Louis University, April 9-11, 1999
   Steve Fuller, Warwick: “The Decline of 'Critique' in Social Theory: Is Sociology a Source or a Solution to the Problem of Human Suffering?”