Thursday, 11 October – Saturday, 13 October 2007 Center for Philosophy of Science University of Pittsburgh
Call for Papers
The Committee for Integrated History and Philosophy of Science invites proposals for papers to be presented at its first conference. Papers may be in all areas of integrated history and philosophy of science, including all time periods and sciences, as well as methodological papers on the nature of integrated history and philosophy of science. Papers will be selected on the basis of their novel scholarship and on the extent to which they successfully embody or address the notion of an integration of work in history of science and philosophy of science.
Proposals may be made to the open sessions or to thematic sessions moderated by committee members.
Ernan McMullin (University of Notre Dame,”sage”) and Peter Machamer (University of Pittsburgh, “seer”) will speak on the past and future of history and philosophy of science.
Deadline for proposals: 1 March 2007 Format: Abstract of paper, 1000 words Submit to: [email protected]. The committee’s decision on papers accepted will be communicated by 15 April 2007.
Supplementary travel support may be available for speakers.
Limited travel support is available for graduate students in advanced stages of research in a doctoral dissertation whose project successfully integrates history and philosophy of science. Inquire at [email protected].