CFP: 17th century philosophy, its sources and continuations in natural sciences: Astronomy - Astrology - Medicine
Submission deadline: December 31, 2019
June 17, 2020 - June 19, 2020
Center for Philosophy of Nature, University of Lodz
The Center for the Philosophy of Nature of the University of Lodz and the Department of the History of Philosophy of the University of Lodz have the pleasure to invite you to the annual conference:
17th century philosophy, its sources and continuations in natural sciences:
Astronomy - Astrology - Medicine
Łódź, 17-19 June 2020
The subject of this edition of the annual 17 th Centruy Philosophy Conference are the connections of seventeenth-century philosophy with early modern science. ‘Science’ is understood in the historically relativized sense of the term, and thus not limited by the contemporary classification of scientific disciplines. The aim of the conference is to establish paradigmatic connections and show mutual inspirations or theoretical interactions between the philosophical thought of the 17th century and early modern scientific reflection, which was carried out in the fields of both mathematical and natural sciences - with an emphasis on the relationship between philosophy and astronomy, astrology and medicine.
The conference will be held on June 17-19, 2020 at the Institute of Philosophy of the University of Lodz.
An application form and a title of a 20-minute talk should be sent by December 31, 2019.
Abstracts of papers should be sent by March 15, 2020.
The fee for participation in the conference is 100 Euro for participants from abroad and 350 PLN for guests from Polish institutions. The costs of travel and accommodation are covered by the participants.
Professor Elżbieta Jung, PhD
Professor Tomasz Stegliński, PhD (chairman of the Organizing Committee)
Bartosz Żukowski, PhD (secretary of the conference)
Marcin Leszczyński, MA