CFP: New Trends in Metaphysics of Science

Submission deadline: October 15, 2015

Conference date(s):
December 16, 2015 - December 18, 2015

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Conference Venue:

Institut d'histoire et de philosophie des sciences et des techniques (IHPST)
Paris, France

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This conference will gather specialists of different philosophical fields in order to explore new perspectives in the metaphysics of science.

The conference will welcome invited speakers, and a selection of submitted papers.

The general aim of the conference is to discuss metaphysics of science as such, its relation to science, its commitment (or not) to realism, its methods and aims, and also to say what the most innovative ideas in metaphysics of science are, and where the field is likely to go in the coming years.


Contributions for the conference should consist in a list of keywords and a short abstract (max. 1000 words). Contributions will be exclusively submitted via the dedicated website:


Additional information about the project may be found on the Metasciences website:


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