EPSA 09 2nd conference of the EUROPEAN PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE ASSOCIATION

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 21-24 October 2009

http://www.epsa09.org Submission deadline: 15 January 2009

After its successful first conference in Madrid in November 2007, the second conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association (EPSA) will take place at VU University Amsterdam from 21-24 October 2009. We invite contributed papers and proposals for symposia.

The conference has eight sections: 1. General philosophy of science 2. Philosophy of the physical sciences 3. Philosophy of the life sciences 4. Philosophy of the cognitive sciences 5. Philosophy of the social sciences 6. Philosophy of the applied sciences 7. Formal philosophy of science 8. Historical, social and cultural studies of philosophy of science

CONTRIBUTED PAPERS: Please submit an extended abstract of 1000-1500 words. See http://www.epsa09.org for instructions. The allocated time for delivering contributed papers at the conference will be 30 minutes, including discussion.

SYMPOSIUM PROPOSALS: Please submit a full proposal. This includes a general description of the topic of the proposed symposium and its significance (up to 1500 words), a 500-word abstract of each paper, and short CVs of all participants (up to 500 words each). See http://www.epsa09.org for further instructions. Accepted symposia will be allocated 150 minutes.

All submissions have to be made electronically through the webpage of the conference (http://www.epsa09.org).

IMPORTANT DATES 15 January 2009: Submission deadline (contributed papers and symposia) 1 April 2009: Notification of acceptance 1 June 2009 : Early registration deadline 21-24 October 2009: Conference