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"SIF" stands for "Středoevropský Institut Filosofie" ("The Central-European Institute of Philosophy"). The Institute promotes philosophy and transdisciplinary research. It achieves its goals through a specific curriculum and research, emphasizing the transdisciplinary and intercultural aspects and international cooperation. Furthermore,it hosts workshops and conferences,participates in several publishing activities and promotes the exchange of students and professors.

Leib und Leben. Perspektiven einer Oikologie

A conference of the research project „Philosophical Investigations of Body Experiences: Transdisciplinary Perspectives“ (GAP 401/10/1164) organised by the Central European Institute of Philosophy.

Venue: Chateau Liblice (http://www.chateau-liblice.com/)
17 -20 September 2014

The invited key note speakers include:
CHEUNG Chan-Fai (Hong Kong), HONG Seongha (Soul), Dean Komel (Ljubljana), LAU Kwok-ying (Hong Kong), LEE Nam-In (Soul), NI Liangkang (Guang Zhou), Javier San Martín (Madrid), Tatiana Shchyttsova (Vilnius), Georg Stenger (Wien), TANI Toru (Kyoto), YU Chung-Chi (Kaoshiung), Roberto Walton (Buenos Aires)
Speakers from the Czech Republic:
Ivan Blecha, Petr Kouba, Alice Koubová, James Mensch, Karel Novotný, Petr Urban, Hans Rainer Sepp

Organized by:
Department of Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Institute of Philosophy, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
Department of German and French Philosophy (EuroPhilosophie), Faculty of Humanities, Charles University in Prague

Contact: Karel Novotný – novotnykcz@yahoo.de

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