Peter Achinstein lectures at the Rotman Institute of Philosophy

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Peter Achinstein delivered two lectures at the Rotman Institute of Philosophy (University of Western Ontario) in November 2014; their titles were “What is a Theory of Everything and why should we want one?” and “Who needs proof: James Clerk Maxwell on Scientific Method”. Videos of them are available at www.rotman.uwo.ca. A symposium on his recent recent book, Evidence and Method: Scientific Strategies of Isaac Newton and James Clerk Maxwell, has also appeared in Metascience (2014-15).