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AISB event Bulletin Item

Workshops in Social Epistemology, 27 Sep 2011 & 9 Dec 2011, DENMARK & SWEDEN

Copenhagen Lund Workshops in Social Epistemology SEPT 27, 2011: University of Copenhagen, Denmark DEC 9, 2011: Lund University, Sweden

- Pluralistic Ignorance
- Information Cascades
- Belief Polarization
- Echo Chambers

To present formal or informal work on one or more of the above themes, please send a max. 500 
word abstract on or before JUNE 27 to, indicating which of the above two 
dates you prefer.

Confirmed Speakers
- Alessio Lomuscio
- Cristina Bicchieri
- Hans van Ditmarsch
- Mark Colyvan
- Wiebe van der Hoek

Accommodation and travel cost covered from European locations.
Intercontinental travel subsidized.

Authors are invited to submit to a special issue of Synthese.
Editors: Carlo Proietti & Frank Zenker.

- Before drafting an abstract, please read pp. 1-3 of

- Researchers with a non-philosophy background welcome!

Frank Zenker
Lund University, Department of Philosophy & Cognitive Science
Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies