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Patten lecture: John Searle "The Logical Structure of Human Civilization"

Searle is a leading philosopher of the mind, language and society. He is considered one of the pioneers of speech act theory and a major contributor to the philosophy of mind and action, especially…

From  rtsvideo RTVS Video Archive on August 21st, 2017 18 plays 0  

04/10/2017 Colloquium Series - Kenneth Shepsle: “Rules and Rule Breaking, Institutions and Institutional Change”

The present paper begins with the well-traveled notion of institutions as “the rules of the game” and seeks to give some conceptual concreteness to the idea of rules in order to…

From  David Price on April 10th, 2017 12 plays 0  

2016 Branigin Lecture with Cynthia Enloe

The Geopolitics of Your Bathtub: Why Who Does Your Housework Matters Cleaning someone else’s home is intimate paid work, but in today’s world it is often highly globalized labor. Cynthia…

From  ias IAS on February 22nd, 2017 20 plays 0