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Colloque – La dialectique aristotélicienne et les sciences

La dialectique aristotélicienne et les sciences
Aristotle’s Dialectic and the Sciences

Colloque international – Université du Québec à Montréal, 26-27 August 2021

Zoom link : 716 596 9640 (no password required, but guests are kindly asked to register in advance by sending an email to Luca Gili, gili.luca@uqam.ca)

Day 1 – Thursday 26, August 2021
(Time zone: Eastern – Montreal/New York)

  • 8:30am-8:40am. Luca Gili (UQÀM). Welcome and kick-off
  • 8:40am-9:20am. Robert Bolton, Rutgers University : Why does Aristotle need dialectic in his scientific treatises?
  • 9:20am-10:00am. Mariska Leunissen, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill – Aristotle’s study of the things “not apparent to perception”
  • 10:00am-10:40am. Laetitia Monteils-Laeng, Université de Montréal – La calvitie et son analogue végétale au livre V de la Génération des Animaux1
  • 10:40am-11:00am. Break/Pause
  • 11h00am-11h40am. Mathieu Marion, UQÀM – Dialectic, Induction and Infinite Descent
  • 11h40-12h20. Louis André Dorion, Université de Montréal – Le principe de non-contradiction et la dialectique
  • 12h20-13h40. Lunch break/Pause
  • 13h40-14h20. Mark Sentesy, Penn State – The Dialectic of Aristotle’s Met. IX.1-5
  • 14h20-15h00. Benoît Castelnérac, Université de Sherbrooke – Aristotle’s Defence of the PNC: its Anatomy and Demonstration Through Semantic 
  • 15h00-15h20. Break/pause
  • 15h20-16h00. Benedetta Foletti, Universtität Zürich – Judging others: Aristotle’s way of dealing with the doctrines of his predecessors, in particular those of Democritus
  • 16h00-16h40. Giulio Di Basilio, Trinity College Dublin – Ethical Enquiry in Aristotle’s Eudemian Ethics: Argument & Observation
  • 16h40-17h20. Adam Woodcox, Okanagan College – The Dialectic of Aristotle’s Divination in Sleep

Day 2 – Friday 27, August 2021

  • 8h40-9h20. James Allen, University of Toronto – Aristotle, Dialectic and Philosophy
  • 9h20-10h00. Nathanael Stein, Florida State University – Dialectical Methods and the Four Causes
  • 10h00-10h40. Colin Guthrie King, Providence College – Epistemic and dialectical approaches to deduction: Topics vs. An. Post. I
  • 10h40-11h00. Break/pause
  • 11h00-11h40. Lu Jiang, Sun Yat-sen University, China – Aristotle on Definition and Essence – Topics VI and Metaphysics VII, 4-6, 10-11
  • 11h40-12h20. Daniel Larose, Université Paris 1 – Panthéon-Sorbonne – Sur les trois emplois de la dialectique en vue d’établir l’existence du premier corps dans le De caelo d’Aristote
  • 12h20-13h40. Lunch break/pause
  • 13h40-14h20. Mathilde Brémond, Université Clermont Auvergne – TBC
  • 14h20-15h00. William Wians, Merrimack College – Argument and Dialectical Structure in Physics 8.1
  • 15h00-15h20. Break/pause
  • 15h20-16h00. Edward Halper, University of Georgia –The Results of Dialectic
  • 16h00-16h40. Zoe McConaughey, UQÀM/Université de Lille – Aristotle’s historia, or dialectic in science: establishing from scratch what the subject matter is

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