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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: Systematic Analytic Philosophy and Interdisciplinary Research, Graduate Workshop, 25-27 Feb 2013, Bochum, GERMANY

Saphir | Systematic Analytic Philosophy and Interdisciplinary Research February 25-27, 2013 
Ruhr-Universitt Bochum Room GA 2/41 - Comenius Raum

Keynote Speakers
Mathias Frisch (University of Maryland)
Hans Radder (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) Jason Stanley (New York University) Call for Papers

DoktorandINNen an Universitten in Nordrhein-Westfalen sind herzlich eingeladen, einen Vortrag 
zu halten (25-30 Minuten + Diskussion). Bitte schicken Sie bis zum 1. Dezember 2012 einen 
erweiterten Abstract (ca. 1500 Worte) an .
Konferenzsprachen sind Deutsch und Englisch.

Graduate students, who are working at a University in Nordrhein-Westfalia [!], are invited to 
present a paper (25-30 minutes + discussion) at the Graduate Workshop.
Please submit an extended abstract of about 1500 words to 
 by December 1st, 2012.
Workshop languages are English and German.

Scientific Organization
Prof. Albert Newen (Bochum)
Prof. Andreas Bartels (Bonn)
Prof. Martin Carrier (Bielefeld)

Ruhr-Universitt Bochum
Institut fr Philosophie II
Sekretariat Prof. Newen
GA 3/153
44801 Bochum
Tel.: 0234/32-28339
Fax: 0234/32-14963