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AISB YouTube Channel

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Lighthill Debates

The Lighthill debates from 1973 are now available on YouTube. You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video  



AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Three permanent lectureships in philosophy (one in logic & metaphysics), London (U.K.)

Three permanent lectureships at Birkbeck

Birkbeck, University of London intends to appoint three permanent 
Lectureships in Philosophy from September 2014. The Areas of 
Specialization for these lectureships will be as follows: 1) Logic and 
Metaphysics; 2) History of Philosophy, including Ancient; 3) Open.  An 
official call for applications will be made early in January 2014, with a 
deadline for applications on 3 February. Interviews will be held between 5 
March and 10 March 2014.

For further information about the Birkbeck Philosophy department, go to:


For preliminary enquiries about these posts, contact Hallvard Lillehammer, 
Assistant Dean, Department of Philosophy, Birkbeck, University of London, 
Malet Street, London, WC1E, 7HC, h.lillehammer@bbk.ac.uk