The 6th Asia Pacific Conference on Philosophy of Science 2016 Kyoto

Venue: Faculty of Letters, Main Building, Kyoto University (Lecture Room 7)
http://www.kyoto-u.ac.jp/en/access/yoshida/main.html (no, 8 of the campus map)

Dates: September 10 and 11, 2016

September 10
10:00-10:15 Opening Address (Tetsuji Iseda)

Session 1 Chair ( Tetsuji Iseda )
10:15- 11: 00 1 PARK, Ilho  Chonbuk National University, Korea
Epistemic Optimism: Credences and Accuracy

11:10- 11:55 2 Takehiro Aiba(Hokkaido University, Japan
Does effect size really help frequentism?

Lunch

Sesion 2 Chair (Shahidan Radiman)

13:30- 14:15 3 Hsiao-Fan Yeh, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan
Interactivities in the Internal Contexts of Mechanisms

14:25-15:10 4 Xiang Huang Fudan University, China
Understanding the Cognitive Modes of Scientific Practices—A Review on Marx Wartofsky’s Historical Epistemology

break

Session 3 Chair (Wei Wang )
15:30 -16:15 5 RHEE, Young E Kangwon National University, Korea
Is the Self an Illusion?

16:25-17:10 6 Hidenori Suzuki (Nagoya University, Japan)
Management and Authorship

17:20-18:05 7 Mohammad Alinor Abdul Kadir (Academy of Civilizational Studies, Malaysia)
Metaphysical Concept of Logic

Dinner

September 11

Session 4 Chair (Jun Otsuka)
10:00- 10: 45 8 Shahidan Radiman (Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia)
Some thoughts on science , universality and guiding principles

10:55-11:40 9 KO, Insok  Inha University Korea
Patiency as an Essential Part of Agency

Lunch

Session 5 Chair (RHEE, Young E )
13:00-13:45 10 Wei Wang (Tsinghua University, China)
Methodological individualism and collectivism in the social sciences

13:55- 14:40 11 Hsien-I Chiu
Confirmation of Climate Models

Session 6 Chair (Mohammad Alinor Abdul Kadir)
15:00-15:45 12 Min OuYang (Department of Philosophy, Chung-Cheng University, Taiwan)
Anti-realism and Species Problem

15:55-16:40 13 Jun Otsuka (Graduate School of Humanities, Kobe University, Japan)
A model-theoretic approach to the species problem

16:40-16:50 Closing note (Tetsuji Iseda)

End of the conference