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00:00-00:00 Kannada Rajyothsava
2006-11-04
14:00-17:00 Course 603, Session 12
2006-11-06
17:00-20:00 Culture and Democracy, Session 15
2006-11-07
16:00-18:00 Work-in-Progress by Mrinalini Sebastian
2006-11-08
17:00-20:00 Course 602, Session 13
2006-11-09
04:00-06:00 Work-in-Progress by Sana Das
2006-11-10
16:00-18:00 Work-in-Progress by Ashwin Kumar A.P.
2006-11-11
14:00-17:00 Course 603, Session 13
2006-11-13
17:00-19:00 Culture and Democracy, Session 16
2006-11-15
17:00-20:00 Course 602, Session 14
2006-11-16
10:00 - Higher Education Consultation
2006-11-17
Higher Education Consultation - 01:25
2006-11-18
14:00-17:00 Course 603, Session 14
2006-11-20
05:00-08:00 Culture and Democracy, Session 13
2006-11-21
05:00-08:05 Culture and Democracy, Session 14
2006-11-22
04:00-06:00 Work-in-Progress by Geethanjali Srikantan
2006-11-23
04:00-06:00 Work-in-Progress by Rochelle Pinto
2006-11-24
16:00-18:00 Work-in-Progress by Rajeev Kumaramkandath
2006-11-25
00:00-00:00 Course 603, Session 15
2006-11-27
04:00-06:00 Work-in-Progress by Sujith Kumar
2006-11-28
04:00-06:00 Work-in-Progress by Polly Hazarika
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Production of Knowledge in the Natural and Social Sciences- Course 603

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The course will consist of 16 modules and will be held every Saturday from 2 to 5 p.m. in the Centre for Contemporary Studies seminar hall on the campus of the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. The course will be conducted in an interactive, seminar format
Production of Knowledge in the Natural and Social Sciences- Course 603 Course 603, Session 1   IISC, 2006-08-12 14:00:00 - 2006-08-12 17:00:00
Introduction:Inaugural conversation – U.R.Ananthamurthy
Production of Knowledge in the Natural and Social Sciences- Course 603 Course 603, Session 10   IISC, 2006-10-14 14:00:00 - 2006-10-14 17:00:00
Sociality- 2 (Raghavendra Gadagkar) Sociality in the natural sciences
Production of Knowledge in the Natural and Social Sciences- Course 603 Course 603, Session 11   IISC, 2006-10-28 14:00:00 - 2006-10-28 17:00:00
Critique- 1 (Vijay Chandru/ Vivek Dhareshwar) "Don't anthropomorphize computers: they hate that." Is the “frame problem” an engineering problem or a philosophical issue? Can one reverse engineer a machine that “thinks, loves and hates”?
Production of Knowledge in the Natural and Social Sciences- Course 603 Course 603, Session 12   IISC, 2006-11-04 14:00:00 - 2006-11-04 17:00:00
Critique- 2 (Vivek Dhareshwar) But do anthropos think (love, hate)? Is intentionality (merely) a stance?
Production of Knowledge in the Natural and Social Sciences- Course 603 Course 603, Session 13   IISC, 2006-11-11 14:00:00 - 2006-11-11 17:00:00
The Political- 1 (Sitharamam Kakarala) Science and Technology as Reasons of State and Market
Production of Knowledge in the Natural and Social Sciences- Course 603 Course 603, Session 14   IISC, 2006-11-18 14:00:00 - 2006-11-18 17:00:00
The Political- 2 (Sitharamam Kakarala) Coding Citizenship: of Scientific Rationality and Technological Designs.
Production of Knowledge in the Natural and Social Sciences- Course 603 Course 603, Session 15   IISC, 2006-11-25 00:00:00 - 2006-11-25 00:00:00
Conclusion (Discussions of student projects)
Production of Knowledge in the Natural and Social Sciences- Course 603 Course 603, Session 2   IISC, 2006-08-19 14:00:00 - 2006-08-19 17:00:00
Two Cultures and Two Traditions (Raghavendra Gadagkar/Tejaswini Niranjana) Old debates and new perspectives. Introduction to key concepts and issues. The road map of the course.
Production of Knowledge in the Natural and Social Sciences- Course 603 Course 603, Session 3   IISC, 2006-08-26 14:00:00 - 2006-08-26 17:00:00
On Interpretation- 1 (Tejaswini Niranjana) Learning to read a “Text.” When was “Literature”? What is involved in the “interpretation” of a text?
Production of Knowledge in the Natural and Social Sciences- Course 603 Course 603, Session 4   IISC, 2006-09-02 14:00:00 - 2006-09-02 17:00:00
On Interpretation-3 (Harini Nagendra) Understanding the conditions of scientific practices.
Production of Knowledge in the Natural and Social Sciences- Course 603 Course 603, Session 5   IISC, 2006-09-09 14:00:00 - 2006-09-09 17:00:00
On Interpretation- 2 (Rochelle Pinto) “It’s turtles all the way down.” Representation and objectivity in history and anthropology.
Production of Knowledge in the Natural and Social Sciences- Course 603 Course 603, Session 6   IISC, 2006-09-16 14:00:00 - 2006-09-16 17:00:00
Knowledge- 1 (Asha Achuthan) Paradigm Changes, Discursive Shifts. Consequences of Kuhnian “revolution” and of Foucaultian “Shifts”.
Production of Knowledge in the Natural and Social Sciences- Course 603 Course 603, Session 7   IISC, 2006-09-23 14:00:00 - 2006-09-23 17:00:00
Visuality- 1 (S.V. Srinivas, Ashish Rajadhyaksha, Satyajit Mayor) Learning to See. Is what is Realistic really Real? The Realism debate. How are human beings culturally and socially trained to understand what they see? In the first session we will examine how notions of what is realistic came into being in painting, photography and cinema.
Production of Knowledge in the Natural and Social Sciences- Course 603 Course 603, Session 8   IISC, 2006-10-06 02:00:00 - 2006-10-06 05:00:00
Visuality- 2 (S.V. Srinivas, Ashish Rajadhyaksha, Satyajit Mayor) In the second session we will discuss popular cinema and images generated by scientific research as instances that demonstrate the complex ways in which we learn to make sense of what we see.
Production of Knowledge in the Natural and Social Sciences- Course 603 Course 603, Session 9   IISC, 2006-10-07 14:00:00 - 2006-10-07 17:00:00
Sociality- 1 (Satish Deshpande) The concept of “sociality” in the social sciences