egeller at uwo.ca
Sun Feb 15 01:19:25 EST 2004
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CALL FOR PAPERS
5th Graduate Conference in Logic, Math, and Physics May 9, 2004
Keynote address by David DeVidi.
In conjunction with The 9th Annual Conference Contemporary Issues in
Philosophy of Physics May 8th, 2004
And the Rotman Lecture May 7th, 2004
THE UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN ONTARIO LONDON, ONTARIO, CANADA
Graduate students are invited to submit papers on any topic in the
philosophy of logic, mathematics or physics. Confirmed speakers for the
physics conference include Han Halvorson (Princeton) and others. This year
the Rotman Lecture will be given by Jeremy Butterfield (Oxford).
Papers submitted will be considered for the Second Annual Clifton Memorial
Book Prize, to be awarded to the best essay in the philosophy of physics
among those submitted. The contest will be adjudicated by philosophy of
science faculty at Western.
Papers should be no longer than 4000 words. Presentations will be limited
to 25 minutes and will be followed by a 10-minute commentary and a
15-minute question period.
Please submit papers by email (as Word, Works or pdf attachments) by 1
March, 2004. They should be prepared for blind review, and should be
accompanied by an abstract (no longer than 300 words), as well as a cover
sheet containing the author's name, institutional affiliation, title of the
paper, mailing and e-mail addresses, and telephone number(s). The program
committee expects to make its decisions by April 1, 2004 and should have
funding available to cover part of the speakers' expenses. We will
endeavour to make accommodations available to visiting graduate students.
Please send questions and submissions to:
Elana Geller (egeller at uwo.ca)
Department of Philosophy
University of Western Ontario
London, Ontario CANADA N6A 3K7
For more information, go to: http://www.uwo.ca/philosophy/lmp.html
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