ao. Univ.-Prof. i.R. Mag. Dr. Elisabeth Nemeth
Winter term 2022
410007 SE Interdisciplinary Seminar History and Philosophy of Modern Science and Humanities - Historiography and Methodology of an Interdisciplinary Research Field

Romizi, D (ed.), Wulz, M & Nemeth, E 2022, Edgar Zilsel: Philosopher, Historian, Sociologist. Vienna Circle Institute Yearbook, Springer International Publishing.

Romizi, D, Wulz, M & Nemeth, E 2022, Introduction. in D Romizi, M Wulz & E Nemeth (eds), Edgar Zilsel: Philosopher, Historian, Sociologist. vol. 27, Springer International Publishing, Vienna Circle Institute Yearbook.

Nemeth, E, Otto Neurath - Der rote Elefant, 2021, Television show, ORF III.

Nemeth, E & Haidinger, M, Die ‚Offene Gesellschaft‘ – und was nun?, 2019, Radio show, ö1 Salzburger Nachtstudio.



Nemeth, E 2019, Zur historisch-kritischen Methode bei Ernst Mach. in F Stadler (ed.), Ernst Mach: zu Leben, Werk und Wirkung. Springer, Cham, Veröffentlichungen des Instituts Wiener Kreis, vol. 29, pp. 21-44.


Nemeth, E 2018, Ein Versuch: Zum Verhältnis von Architektur und Philosophie im Werk von Hermann Czech. in E Kuß (ed.), Hermann Czech : Architekt in Wien. Park Books , Zürich, pp. 147-160. <http://www.gbv.de/dms/weimar/toc/1023135299_toc.pdf>

Nemeth, E 2018, Grußwort der Dekanin der Fakultät für Philosophie und Bildungswissenschaft. in V Waibel & M Ruffing (eds), Natur und Freiheit: Akten des XII. Internationalen Kant-Kongresses. vol. 1, Walter de Gruyter, Berlin, New York, pp. 9-12.

Nemeth, E 2018, Kants Erkenntnisvermögen als historische und soziologische Konzeption: ein Versuch zu Edgar Zilsel und Michael Friedman. in V Waibel & M Ruffing (eds), Natur und Freiheit: Akten des XII. Internationalen Kant-Kongresses. vol. 2, Walter de Gruyter, Berlin, New York, pp. 577-594.

Soulez, A, Nemeth, E (ed.) & Heinrich, R (ed.) 2017, Otto Neurath: Rationalität, Planung, Vielfalt. Wiener Reihe : Themen der Philosophie, vol. 9, Reprint 2017 edn, Böhlau Verlag, Köln. <https://doi.org/10.7767/9783205159735>

Nemeth, E 2016, Ein kritischer Blick auf Neuraths Bildstatistik: Lucien Febvre über "Gesellschaft und Wirtschaft". in C Bonnet & E Nemeth (eds), Wissenschaft und Praxis : Zur Wissenschaftsphilosophie in Frankreich und Österreich in der ersten Hälfte des 20. Jahrhunderts . Springer, Cham, Veröffentlichungen des Instituts Wiener Kreis, vol. 22, pp. 127-149.

Bonnet, C & Nemeth, E (eds) 2016, Wissenschaft und Praxis: Zur Wissenschaftsphilosophie in Frankreich und Österreich in der ersten Hälfte des 20. Jahrhunderts. Veröffentlichungen des Instituts Wiener Kreis, vol. 22, Springer, Cham.

Kniefacz, K, Nemeth, E, Posch, H & Stadler, F (eds) 2015, Universität - Forschung - Lehre: Themen und Perspektiven im langen 20. Jahrhundert. 650 Jahre Universität Wien - Aufbruch ins neue Jahrhundert, vol. 1, 1 edn, V&R unipress, Vienna University Press, Göttingen. <http://forum-zeitgeschichte.univie.ac.at/hist650/publikationen-2015>


Nemeth, E & Stadler, F 2015, Die Universität Wien im »langen 20. Jahrhundert« und das unvollendete Projekt gesellschaftlich verankerter Vernunft: zum »Streit der Fakultäten« von Kant bis Bourdieu . in K Kniefacz, E Nemeth, H Posch & F Stadler (eds), Universität - Forschung - Lehre : Themen und Perspektiven im langen 20. Jahrhundert. V&R unipress, Vienna University Press, Göttingen, 650 Jahre Universität Wien - Aufbruch ins neue Jahrhundert, vol. 1, pp. 33-75.

Galavotti, MC, Nemeth, E & Stadler, F (eds) 2014, European Philosophy of Science - Philosophy of Science in Europe and the Viennese Heritage. Vienna Circle Institute Yearbook, vol. 17, vol. 17, Springer, Cham. <http://d-nb.info/1038191378 >

Stadler, F & Nemeth, E (eds) 2014, Populär-Wissenschaftliche Vorlesungen. vol. 4, Xenomoi Verlag, Berlin.

Neuraths Utopien : zum Verhältnis von Wissenschaft und Demokratie

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

24 Jan 2013

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"The Philosophy of the Other Austrian Economics"

Elisabeth Nemeth (Invited speaker)

18 Nov 2011

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The philosophy of the other Austrian economics

Elisabeth Nemeth (Invited speaker)

18 Nov 2011

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What is the role science can /and ought to) play in democratic decision-Making?

Elisabeth Nemeth (Invited speaker)

5 Oct 2011

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"Mach's 'Method of Variation' in Otto Neuraths's Economics"

Elisabeth Nemeth (Invited speaker)

24 Jan 2011

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How to Explain the Modern Personality Cult? Some Reflections on Edgar Zilsel's Studies on Modern Genius-Enthusiasm

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

16 Oct 2010

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Ein kritischer Blick auf Otto Neuraths Bildstatistik. Lucien Febvre zu 'Gesellschaft und Wirtschaft'

Elisabeth Nemeth (Invited speaker)

4 Oct 2010

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From a Sociological Point of View. Can Philosophy of Science be Political, and if so, in What Sense?

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

24 Jun 2010

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Welche Verantwortung und wieviel Autonomie hat eine Institutsleiterin an der Universität Wien

Elisabeth Nemeth (Invited speaker)

27 Apr 2010

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Is there Any Use Physicists can Make of Philosophy of Science? Re-considering Philipp Frank on Science Teaching

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

19 Dec 2009

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Edgar Zilsel's Adoption of Mach's Revision of Scientific Laws

Elisabeth Nemeth (Invited speaker)

19 Oct 2009

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Der Begriff der Entscheidung bei Otto Neurath

Elisabeth Nemeth (Invited speaker)

29 May 2009

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Philipp Frank: die Relevanz des Logischen Empirismus in moralischen und politischen Fragen

Elisabeth Nemeth (Invited speaker)

5 Jul 2008

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Ernst Mach's Method of Variation in Otto Neurath's Economic Theory

Elisabeth Nemeth (Invited speaker)

20 Jun 2008

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L'internationalisation et ses difficultés. Philipp Frank et Otto Neurath sur le monde intellectuel en France et aux Etats Unis

Elisabeth Nemeth (Invited speaker)

28 Mar 2008

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Objectivité et relativité. E. Cassirer et P. Frank

Elisabeth Nemeth (Invited speaker)

21 Mar 2008

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Bemerkungen zur Rezeption des Denkens von Simone de Beauvoir in den 1980er Jahren

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

22 Feb 2008

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La méthode de variation chez Mach et Neurath

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

25 Jan 2008

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Bildsprache und Wissenschaftssprache : Otto Neurath zur Visualisierung in den Sozialwissenschaften

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

1 Nov 2007

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Arne Naess and Otto Neurath on Ecology and Economy

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

3 Sep 2007

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Jean Piaget lit Philipp Frank

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

17 Nov 2006

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Zwischen den Welten : Überlegungen zu Pierre Bourdieus Habitus-Begriff

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

29 Sep 2006

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Moritz Schlick und die Wiener Philosophie

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

22 Jun 2006

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A sociological interpretation of the "context of justification" : Or: Reichenbach¿s distinction sociologized?

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

14 Jun 2006

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Théorie économique et statistique en images chez Otto Neurath

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

3 Mar 2006

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The Humanisation of Knowledge : On Neurath's Pictorial Statistics and his Economic Theory

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

29 Sep 2005

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Le 'relativisme' et l'avancement du savoir. Philosophie et sociologie des sciences chez Philipp Frank

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

8 Apr 2005

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L'idée de l'unité des sciences chez Otto Neurath, Philipp Frank et Richard von Mises

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

14 Feb 2005

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L'idée de l'unité des sciences chez Otto Neurath, Philipp Frank et Richard von Mises

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

21 Jan 2005

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Geschichte und Soziologie der Wissenschaft im frühen Logischen Empirismus

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

1 Dec 2004

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Philipp Frank and Otto Neurath

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

30 Sep 2004

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Zwischen Carnap und Heidegger : Bemerkungen zur Michael Friedmans Cassirer-Interpretation

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

30 Jun 2004

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La conception du langage pictographique de Neurath dans le contexte politique des années vingt

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

20 Feb 2004

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Bilder für eine veränderte Welt

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

16 Oct 2002

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Humanisierung statt Popularisierung. Otto Neurath über die Bedeutung der Bildersprache für das wissenschaftliche Denken

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

10 Oct 2002

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Encyclopedia of Unified Science and Visual Representation

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

5 Oct 2002

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Socially enlightened science. Neurath on social science and visual education

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

21 Jun 2002

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Otto Neuraths Visualisierungsstrategien gesellschaftlicher Verhältnisse

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

7 May 2002

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Conflicting knowledge claims - conflicting aesthetic claims. On the normatiave dimension of cultural production

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

28 Feb 2002

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Otto Neurath und das Gesellschafts- und Wirtschaftsmuseum

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

30 Jan 2002

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Wissenschaftsphilosophie, Demokratie und Feminismus

Elisabeth Nemeth (Invited speaker)

17 Jan 2002

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Die Zivilgesellschaft und ihre vielen Freunde

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

20 Oct 2000

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Intellectual innovation and political intervention. The example of Otto Neurath

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

27 Sep 2000

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Logical Empiricism and the History and Sociology of Knowledge

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

12 Jul 2000

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History of Philosophy of Science and Contemporary (Austrian) Politics

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

6 Jul 2000

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The settlement movement in Vienna and its impact on Neurath's concept of rationality

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

3 May 2000

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Pierre Bourdieu über die Rolle der Intellektuellen in der Gesellschaft

Elisabeth Nemeth (Speaker)

10 Apr 2000

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