Jean-François Bert

EPFL CDH CDH-SHS SHS-ENS

Knowledge, awareness, beliefs

What is knowledge? What is belief? Using the Tools of the history of sciences as well as those of sociology and the anthropology of knowledge, we shall discuss, problematize and confront each of these notions goto

Programme Sciences humaines et sociales, 2018-2019, Bachelor semestre 4, language :

Sciences and religions A

The issue of both the origins and the end of mankind and the universe was simultaneously asked by religions and major myths as well as Western science starting in the XVIIth century. goto

Programme Sciences humaines et sociales, 2018-2019, Bachelor semestre 3, language :

Sciences and religions B

In this course, we will look at the long history of opposition to Darwin and Darwinism: creationists, neo-creationists, intelligent design in order to understand their strategies and arguments. goto

Programme Sciences humaines et sociales, 2018-2019, Bachelor semestre 6, language :

Sciences and religions I

Can one be a scientist and a believer at the same time? Is science the enemy of faith? Should a scientist always be an atheist or an agnostic? These are some of the questions dealt with in this seminar. Its purpose is to present the various forms of the d... goto

Programme Sciences humaines et sociales, 2018-2019, Master semestre 1, language :

Sciences and religions II

Can one be a scientist and a believer at the same time? Is science the enemy of faith? Should a scientist always be an atheist or an agnostic? These are some of the questions dealt with in this seminar. Its purpose is to present the various forms of the d... goto

Programme Sciences humaines et sociales, 2018-2019, Master semestre 2, language :