Category Archives: Data-Driven Research

Drawing maps with R. A basic tutorial

By Eugenio Petrovich Maps are a powerful tool to visualize information. Plotting data on a map can reveal trends and patterns that are difficult to spot by inspecting a spreadsheet. Maps are also very useful to communicate information to the … Continue reading

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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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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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A short and informal replication of Petrovich and Buonomo 2018

We receive and gladly publish this post from Maximilian Noichl, a MA student at the University of Vienna (check his website and his recent publication). I recently came across a very interesting study by Eugenio Petrovich and Valerio Buonomo (2018), … Continue reading

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A quantitative history of “Philosophy of Science”

Three reseachers from the University of Québec, Montréal – Christophe Malaterre, Jean-François Chartier, and Davide Pulizzotto (the latter also being an affiliate member of DR2 group) have recently published an intriguing paper entitled What Is This Thing Called Philosophy of Science? … Continue reading

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The fabric of Knowledge

During Paolo Tripodi’s History of Philosophy II course (part of the Philosophy International Curriculum at the University of Turin), on May 21-22, 2019, Eugenio Petrovich (University of Siena) delivered two invited lectures, which he entitled “The Fabric of Knowledge. Investigating contemporary philosophy by … Continue reading

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DR2 @STOREP 2019

We are pleased to announce that several members of the DR2 research group have proposed a joint session with STOREP (Associazione Italiana per la Storia dell’Economia Politica / Italian Society for the History of Political Economics) during the upcoming 16th … Continue reading

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