Ewan Rodgers

About Ewan Rodgers

Communications and Marketing Manager, Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method, London School of Economics and Political Science. E.D.Rodgers@lse.ac.uk

3 April: Undergraduate Open Day

12 February 2019|

Meet LSE students and academics, explore campus and experience the unique atmosphere of the School at our undergraduate open day on 3 April. Book your place now.

Charles Sherwood (2016–2018)

12 February 2019|

At 58, I was a mature student, coming from a 30yr career in business and finance. I was a little apprehensive how I might be received. As it turned out, I just could not have found a more welcoming, stimulating, rewarding set of fellow students – and, for that matter, faculty. One reason for this is the sheer diversity […]

Conjectures and Refutations, a brand new seminar series

5 February 2019|

We’re pleased to introduce our brand new seminar series, Conjectures and Refutations.

Regular events at LSE Philosophy

25 January 2019|

Welcome to LSE Philosophy! As you’re no doubt aware, there’s an awful lot going on in the Department of Philosophy Logic and Scientific Method, as well as in the Centre for Philosophy of Natural and Social Science and the Forum for Philosophy. Here’s just a sample of some of our regular events…

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    Liam Kofi Bright (LSE): “The Scientists Qua Scientist Makes No Assertion”

Liam Kofi Bright (LSE): “The Scientists Qua Scientist Makes No Assertion”

15 January 2019|

Liam Kofi Bright (LSE): “The Scientists Qua Scientist Makes No Assertion”

 

Assertions are, speaking roughly, descriptive statements which purport to describe some fact about the world. Philosophers have given a lot of attention to the idea that assertions come with special norms governing their behaviour. Frequently, in fact, philosophers claim that for something to count as an […]

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    The Critique of Pure Rhythm at the LSE Philosophy Christmas Party

The Critique of Pure Rhythm at the LSE Philosophy Christmas Party

4 December 2018|

Join us on 10 December for the LSE Philosophy Christmas Party, featuring live music from The Critique of Pure Rhythm.

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    CALL FOR PAPERS: 7th LSE-Bayreuth Student Philosophy Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS: 7th LSE-Bayreuth Student Philosophy Conference

23 November 2018|

The 7th LSE-Bayreuth Student Philosophy Conference will take place 2–3 May at LSE. Papers for consideration must be submitted by 15 February 2019.

2018 MSc Prize winners

22 November 2018|

We’re pleased to announce that this year’s MSc prizes have been awarded to Andreas Achen, Nina-Karolin Krumnau, Charles Sherwood and Martin Vaeth.

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    Philosophy and Public Policy graduate wins congressional seat

Philosophy and Public Policy graduate wins congressional seat

7 November 2018|

Philosophy and Public Policy MSc graduate, Max Rose, has been elected to the US House of Representatives.

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    Catrin Campbell Moore (Bristol): “Imprecise probabilities and undermining scenarios”

Catrin Campbell Moore (Bristol): “Imprecise probabilities and undermining scenarios”

6 November 2018|

 

Catrin Campbell Moore (Bristol): “Imprecise probabilities and undermining scenarios”

Sometimes one ends up in an unfortunate situation when you cannot come to a stable opinion: whatever belief you adopt makes you want to change your mind. I suggest that in such scenarios you should adopt imprecise probabilities.

Catrin Campbell […]