First Graduate Conference on Philosophy of Social Science CPNSS / LSE Friday 10th – Saturday 11th June 2005

Keynote Speaker: Barry Barnes (Exeter)

The Centre for Philosophy of Natural and Social Science (CPNSS) and the Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method at the LSE invite papers by graduate students in any area of philosophy of social science for its first annual graduate conference.

Submission should include a one-page abstract (500 words), and a separate title page listing the author’s name, address, phone number and e-mail address. There should be no identifying information in the body of the abstract. Reviewing will be blind.

The material should be sent in as an attachment to an e-mail (in either Word or RTF format) to the following e-mail address: [email protected] <mailto:[email protected]>. The deadline for submission is 1st March 2005. Notification of acceptance will be sent by 15th March 2005. Accepted papers are expected by 30th April 2005, so that they can be posted on the conference website in advance of the Conference.

Papers for presentation should not exceed 5000 words (thirty minutes presentation time). All papers will be commented on by a member of the CPNSS or a member of the Philosophy Department at the LSE.

The conference is free and open to all. However, all participants are asked to register by sending an email to [email protected] <mailto:[email protected]> by 15th May 2004. For more information, please visit our website: