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(2017/2018) II Semester: Richard T. W. Arthur: "Monads, Composition and Force: Ariadnean Threads through Leibniz’s Labyrinth"  

Title:​ Monads, Composition and Force: Ariadnean Threads through Leibniz’s Labyrinth

Teacher: Richard T. W. Arthur - McMaster University, Hamilton (Ontario, Canada)

 

Coordination: Stefano Di Bella

Room: Sala Enzo Paci, Directorate of the Department of Philosophy, Via Festa del Perdono, 7, Milano

 

Scheduled Talks

Tuesday, May 8th, 10:30-12:30: “Monads as a Solution to Leibniz's Problem of the Continuum”;

Tuesday, May 8th, 14:30-16:30: “Constructing Bodies from Constitutive Unities”;

Wednesday, May 9th, 9.30-12.30: “Scaliger, Sennert, Boyle and the Origins of Leibniz’s Theory of Forms”;

Thursday, May 10th,  9.30-12.30, “Monadic States: Leibniz’s Law of Continuity and the Discreteness of Change”.


To register, please mail to stefano.dibella@unimi.it

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