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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PAPERS: Colloquium of Philosophy of Logic (at XVI SLALM), 29 Jul 2014, Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA


XVI SLALM - SATELLITE COLLOQUIUM OF PHILOSOPHY OF LOGIC
A TRIBUTE FOR THE 50th ANNIVERSARY OF THOMAS MORO SIMPSON'S FORMAS
LOGICAS, REALIDAD Y SIGNIFICADO , July 29th 2014

ORGANIZERS: Oswaldo Chateaubriand (PUC-Rio) , Javier Legris (IIEP-BAIRES,
CONICET-UBA) , Alberto Moretti (UBA, SADAF-CONICET), Eduardo Scarano
(CIECE- UBA).

Fifty years ago the first edition of the book Formas lgicas, realidad y
significado by Thomas Moro Simpson was published in Buenos Aires by
Eudeba, the university press of the UBA. It was one of the first books
written in Spanish dealing with philosophical problems in Symbolic Logic,
mainly from the point of view of philosophical analysis, and was highly
influential in the philosophical community of Spanish speaking countries.
As a tribute we organized this colloquium about philosophy of logic.

CALL FOR PAPERS

We invite contributions, following the general guidelines for XVI SLALM
for submissions, indicating the section "Satellite Colloquium Simpson".
Abstracts should not exceed two pages.
It is expected that contributions to the colloquium should be about
Simpon's ideas or subjects form the philosophy of logic discussed in his
book, like, v. g., ontological suppositions in logic, the meaning of
logical constants, the notion of logical form, the idea of a perfect
language, the notion of proposition, among others.
Deadline for submissiones: May 10th, 2014.

The colloquium will be closed with a dialogue with Thomas Moro Simpson

The colloquium is coordinated by:
  Centro de Investigacin en Epistemologa de las Ciencias Econmicas
(CIECE), FCE-UBA.

More information on the submission procedure, can be found at the
conference web site 
??ttp://www-2.dc.uba.ar/congresos/slalm2014/