1817[CFP] Fourth LSE Graduate Conference in Philosophy of Probability
- Feb 1, 2014
Call for Papers
Fourth LSE Graduate Conference in Philosophy of Probability
Centre for Philosophy of Natural and Social Science
London School of Economics and Political Science
Houghton Street, WC2A 2AE London, UK
6-7 June 2014
Description: Submissions are invited from graduate students and early career researchers (up to two years after the award of their PhD). Papers may be on any topic within the philosophy of probability, including, but not limited to, Bayesian epistemology, the foundations of statistics, decision theory and probabilistic causation. We especially encourage submissions on applications of probabilities in the natural, social and medical sciences.
Hannes Leitgeb (Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy)
Miklos Redei (LSE)
Katya Tentori (University of Trento)
Deadline for submissions: 23 March 2014
Notification of acceptance: 6 April 2014
Conference: 6-7 June 2014
Submission Information: Authors are asked to submit short abstracts of up to 250 words AND extended abstracts of up to 1500 words, prepared for blind-review, through our EasyChair Conference page:
Authors of accepted papers will have 20 minutes to present their work followed by 10 minutes of discussion.
Travel Grants: There are 6 travel grants of up to 150 GBP available to help authors of accepted papers to cover the costs of their travel and accommodation. The selection will be made based on merit. Please indicate in your submission if you wish to be taken into consideration for a travel grant.
Programme Committee: Seamus Bradley (Munich), Alexandru Marcoci (LSE), James Nguyen (LSE), Rosa Runhardt (LSE), Orri Stefansson (LSE/Paris), Goreti Faria (LSE)
Organising Committee: Alexandru Marcoci, James Nguyen, Rosa Runhardt, Goreti Faria
More information: http://www.lse.ac.uk/CPNSS/events/GraduateConferences/pop2014/cfp.aspx
For inquiries, please email James Nguyen at J.Nguyen1@...
Sponsors: LSE Annual Fund, Centre for Philosophy of the Natural and Social Science, and the British Society for the Philosophy of Science.--Alexandru MarcociPhD student in Philosophy
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