Author Archives: DR2 Turin Group

DR2 at the Vienna station

The papers presented by DR2 members Eugenio Petrovich, Guido Bonino and Paolo Tripodi have been accepted at the ninth annual conference of the Society for the Study of the History of Analytic philosophy, to be held in Vienna on July … Continue reading

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Analytic philosophy and the later Wittgensteinian Tradition

Paolo Tripodi’s book Analytic Philosophy and the Later Wittgensteinian Tradition has just been published by Palgrave Macmillan in the History of Analytic Philosophy series edited by Mike Beaney. Here is the cover:   And here the back cover: This book aims … Continue reading

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Journal of Interdisciplinary History of Ideas

The following papers, delivered at the first DR2 Conference (Turin 2017) and then  submitted to Open Peer Review, have now been accepted by the  Journal of Interdisciplinary History of Ideas and will appear on the next issue of the journal: Eugenio Petrovich … Continue reading

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Open bibliography of quantitative studies of philosophy

We are pleased to publish the first version of the DR2 open bibliography for quantitve studies in philosophy, which inagurates a new section of our site, TOOLS. This first version is based on a work by Eugenio Petrovich. However, we plan to … Continue reading

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DR2 Conference – Turin, February 13-14

We are pleased to announce the upcoming second DR2 conference, to be held at the University of Turin on February 13-14. Program Venue: Sala Lauree della Scuola di Scienze Umanistiche, via S. Ottavio, 20 (Google Maps) February 13 10.00 Welcome and … Continue reading

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The Open Peer Review Project has started!

Several participants to the DR2 Conference agreed to publish some short versions of the conference talks in the form of working papers.  With the aim of maximizing the quality of the discussion and the dissemination of our works, we propose … Continue reading

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A grant for the DR2 group

Good news for the DR2 Research Group! We are pleased to announce that the DR2 research group has been awarded a grant by Fondazione CRT for the project REPOSUM. The project is based on a public-private partnership and, in particular, … Continue reading

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Two job openings at the ILLC

Two job openings at the ILLC (Institute of Logic, Language and Computation) University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, in my VICI project on creating a computational history of ideas (2017-2021): PhD student in History and Philosophy of Logic and Mathematics (Bolzano) http://www.uva.nl/en/content/vacancies/2017/08/17-411-phd-candidate-in-history-and-philosophy-of-logic-and-mathematics.html Postdoctoral researcher in History … Continue reading

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DR2 Conference: a not too late report

As is well known, in the last twenty years Franco Moretti’s distant reading approach has provided a fresh under­standing of literature and its historical development. The first DR2 Conference, held at the University of Turin (Italy) on January 16-18 and organized by Guido … Continue reading

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