Seminars with Keith Tribe

Image result for the economy of the wordKeith Tribe will be visiting CBS in November where he will give two seminars jointly organized by the CBS Public-Private Platform’s cluster on Market and Valuation and the research programme ‘Office as a Vocation’.  On November 23rd, the title of the seminar will be “The history of concepts as a method to study the economy and markets”. On November 24th, the title of the seminar will be “Max Weber’s Lecture: Science as a Vocation”.

Keith Tribe

Keith Tribe has a long-standing interest in conceptual and economic history, language and translation as well as an interest in the work of Max Weber. In April 2015, he published the book The Economy of the Word: Language, History, and Economics with Oxford University Press and is currently working on a new translation of Max Weber’s Economy and Society for Harvard University Press. Keith Tribe has also played a huge role in the dissemination and translation of the work of Wilhelm Hennis and Reinhart Koselleck to English speaking academic circles.

The seminars

During his visit, Tribe will lead two seminars, each consisting of two parts, which will follow roughly the same form. In the first part of the seminars, Tribe will give a keynote lecture, and in the second a panel will discuss the overall topic of the day in relation to some of Tribe’s work and/or present circumstances.

Programme

Seminar 1: “The history of concepts as a method to study the economy and markets”

November 23rd

14:00: Introduction

14:05:  Keith Tribe Lecture: “Grain Markets and Free Trade in mid-eighteenth century France”

14:45: Questions and answers

15:00: Coffee break

15:15-16:30:  Roundtable Discussion from Keith Tribe’s The Economy of the Word. Language, History, and Economics (OUP, 2015).

  • Discussant 1: Sine Nørholm Just, Department of Business and Politics, CBS
  • Discussant 2: Christian Frankel, Department of Organization, CBS
  • Discussant 3: José Ossandón, Department of Organization, CBS
  • Response Keith Tribe
  • Open Discussion

16:45: Reception

Seminar 2: “Max Weber’s Lecture: Science as a Vocation”

November 24th

14:00: Introduction

14:05: Keith Tribe Lecture: “Max Weber’s Lecture: Science as a Vocation”

14:45: Questions and answers

15:00: Coffee break

15:15-16:45:  Key Weberian themes and their relevance today

  • Discussant 1: Paul du Gay, Department of Organization, CBS
  • Discussant 2: Mitchell Dean, Department of Management, Politics and Philosophy, CBS
  • Discussant 3: Stefan Schwarzkopf, Department of Management, Politics and Philosophy, CBS
  • Response Keith Tribe
  • Open Discussion

Registration and more information

Registration is needed for participation as only 40 seats are available both days. Please register to publicprivateplatform@cbs.dkIn your message, please mention if you are planning to attend both seminars or only one of the days. More information about the seminars can be found here.

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