Athens-Princeton-Sydney Workshop 
ORDER AND DISORDER IN THE HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY
National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
Princeton University
University of Sydney

Venue: Princeton-Athens Centre, Timarchou 3, Athens 116 34

Friday 15/6 Princeton-Athens Center
9.30-11.30 
George Karamanolis, University of Vienna
Dignitas: A Roman ethical concept
Peter Anstey, University of Sydney
From Civil Disorder to the Principles of Good Government 

Coffee break 

12.00-13.00 
Rick Benitez, University of Sydney
Fighting for the Law: Agency, Conflict and Disorder in the Political Thought of Heraclitus

Lunch Break
15.00-17.00 
Benjamin Morison, Princeton University
Practical and theoretical knowledge in Aristotle.
Paul Kalligas, University of Athens
Plotinus on order and disorder

Tea Break
17.30-19.00 Keynote 
Dana Jalobeanu, University of Bucharest
Francis Bacon’s novum orbis scientiarum and the emergence of new sciences in the 17th and 18th centuries: new reflections upon “Baconian science(s)”

20.00 Conference Dinner Kostis Palamas Cultural Center, University of Athens

Saturday 16/6 Princeton-Athens Center
9.30-11.30 
Vasiliki Grigoropoulou
Aspects of Order in Spinoza. The implicit relationship with Lucretius.
Dionysios A. Anapolitanos
Leibniz on Order

Coffee break 

12.00-13.00 
Stathis Psillos, University of Athens
From Natures to Laws of Nature

Lunch Break

14.30-16.30 
Daniel Garber, Princeton University
The Order of Nature and the Order of Society: Hobbes’s Political Critique of Aristotelian Natural Philosophy
Des Hogan, Princeton University
Order and Affinity in Kant

Tea Break

17.00-18.30 Keynote 
Hernik Lagerlund, University of Stockholm 
Matter and Identity: The Order and Disorder of Aristotelianism and Mechanism

19.00 Reception at the Princeton-Athens Centre

Sunday 17/6: day trip to Delphi

Sponsored by:
The Dept of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Athens
Princeton  University
The University of Sydney
The Princeton-Athens Center
The Australian Embassy in Athens

Local Organising Committee
Vassiliki Grigoropoulou
Eleni Filipachi
Stathis Psillos

Scientific Committee
Peter Anstey
Dan Garber
Ben Morison
Stathis Psillos
 

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