3rd World Congress on Logic and Religion – WoCoLoR

November 4, 2022 - November 8, 2022
Banaras Hindu University

Ajagara, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221005, India
Vāranāsi 221005


San Jose State University
University of Texas at Austin
University of Oxford


Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
University of Münster
University of Missouri, Columbia
Federal University of Campina Grande
University of Warsaw

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- Deadline: July 31, 2022

- Submission: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=3rdwocolor2022

- Website: https://www.logicandreligion.com/3rd-world-congress

- Notification of acceptance: August 15, 2022

-------------------------------- SUBMISSION --------------------------------

We invite submissions of contributed papers on general topics related to Logic and Religion, including but not restricted to:

- Arguments for and against God’s existence

- Logic and the concept of God 

- Science and religion

- Rationality and religious belief

- Argumentation and reason in world religious traditions

- Justification in religious legal traditions

- Non-classical logics and religion

- Religion and history of logic

Abstracts must have a maximum of 600 words and be written in English according to our template; they must be submitted via Easychair by July 31, 2022 (note that prior registration with EasyChair is required). Notification of acceptance will be released on August 15 2022. At least one author of each accepted paper must register for the congress. 

- Template: http://tiny.cc/8ifykz

- EasyChair: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=3rdwocolor2022

-------------------------------- KEYNOTE SPEAKERS -------------------------------- 

- Purushottama Bilimoria, Ashoka University (India)

- Joseph Dauben, CUNY (USA)

- Ali Sadegh Daghighi, Institute for Research in Fundamental Sciences (Iran)

- Jerome (Yehuda) Gellman, Emeritus, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (Israel)

- Christopher Janaway, University of Southampton (UK)

- Wolfgang Lenzen, University of Osnabrueck (Germany)

- Ephraim Meir, Bar-Ilan University (Israel)

- Bo Mou, San Jose State University (USA)

- Piergiorgio Odifreddi, University of Turin (Italy)

- Itala D'Ottaviano, University of Campinas (Brazil)

- Stephen Phillips, University of Texas (USA)

- Miray Yazgan, Istanbul University (Turkey)

- Stephen Priest, Oxford University (UK)

-------------------------------- PUBLICATIONS --------------------------------

Accepted abstractions will be published in the congress proceedings, which will be available during the congress. After the meeting authors will be invited to submit a complete version of their works, which will be peer-reviewed and published in a book and/or special issues of journals with publishers of international recognition. 

Peer-reviewed papers of previous WoCoLoR’s appeared as special issues of Logica Universalis (Springer), Sophia (Springer) and the Journal of Applied Logics (College Publications).


-------------------------------- WORKSHOPS -------------------------------- 

The following workshops will happen inside WoCoLoR 2022:

- Consciousness, Post-materialism in Science and the Soul

- Formal Natural Theology

- Judaism, Christianity and Logic

- Logic and Religion in Schopenhauer

- Logical Pluralism vs. Logical Revision

- Mathematics and Religion

- Logic of Paradise




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November 4, 2022, 9:00am IST

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