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Notice

AISB miscellaneous Bulletin Item

Special issue on Hugh MacColl by Moktefi and Read

http://poincare.univ-nancy2.fr/PhilosophiaScientiae/?contentId=9029

'Philosophia Scienti'journal

Dear Colleagues,

We are pleased to announce the release of a volume on "Hugh MacColl after one hundred years" 
as the spring 2011 issue of the journal 'Philosophia Scienti'.
You will find below the Table of Contents.
Many articles could be of interest to the members of this list.
The preface is available on the website of the journal at: 
http://poincare.univ-nancy2.fr/PhilosophiaScientiae/?contentId=9029

Best,
Amirouche

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*Hugh MacColl after One Hundred Years*
(edited by Amirouche Moktefi & Stephen Read)
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- Amirouche Moktefi & Stephen Read: /Preface/
- Michael Astroh, Ivor Grattan-Guinness & Stephen Read: /A survey of the life of Hugh MacColl (1837-1909)/
- Stein Haugom Olsen: /Outside the intellectual mainstream? The successes and failures of Hugh MacColl/
- Francine F. Abeles & Amirouche Moktefi: /Hugh MacColl and Lewis Carroll: 
Crosscurrents in geometry and logic/
- James J. Tattersall: /Hugh MacColl's contributions to The Educational Times/
- Irving H. Anellis: /MacColl's influences on Peirce and Schrder/
- Jean-Marie C. Chevalier: /Some arguments for propositional logic: MacColl as a philosopher/
- Shahid Rahman: /Some remarks on Hugh MacColl's notion of symbolic existence/
- Fabien Schang: /MacColl's modes of modalities/
- Ivor Grattan-Guinness: /Was Hugh MacColl a logical pluralist or a logical monist? A case study in
 the slow emergence of metatheorising/
- John Woods: /MacColl's elusive pluralism/
- Hugh MacColl: /On the growth and use of a symbolical language/

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Philosophia Scientiae is an international scientific peer-reviewed journal, that publishes research
relating to epistemology, history and philosophy of science, especially in the field of  mathematics,
physics, and logic. It is published by Kim Editions (Paris).
For any further information (for instance, submission guidelines, back issues, abstracts), please
refer to the website of the Journal: http://poincare.univ-nancy2.fr/PhilosophiaScientiae/Accueil/