Philosophy of Physics

March 4, 2024 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
South Library

Instructor: James Beaupre, Ph.D.

The advances of modern physics lead to a reality very different from the one that people experience in everyday life. The philosophy of physics deals with how one engages with these realities and how physics, and science in general, interacts with the big questions of philosophy: What is reality? How do we know/learn things? What is the universe, and how did it develop?