LLI: 20th Century Philosophy and its Major Conflicts: Ludwig Wittgenstein and Carl Popper

We will discuss the life and times as well as the conflicts between two leading philosophers of the last century. Wittgenstein developed what has come to be known as “Ordinary-Language Philosophy” while Carl Popper wrote on science and “The Open Society and its Enemies.”

Convener: Richard Dowen is Professor Emeritus in the NIU Department of Finance. He has led LLI sessions ranging from Military History to Investments.

Tuesday, October 31, 2023 at 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Holmes Student Center, All sessions meet in HSC Illinois Room except for Thursday, Oct. 19, when we'll meet in HSC Room 406.
600 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Event Type

Community Events

Target Audience

Alumni, General Public

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LLI

Website

https://cpelearn.niu.edu/lifelong-lea...

Cost

$85 for the entire Fall 2023 term

Department
Center for P-20 Engagement, NIU Continuing and Professional Education, Outreach, Engagement and Regional Development
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#LLI

Contact Email or Phone

LLI@niu.edu

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