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AISB miscellaneous Bulletin Item

CFP: Special Issue of Erkenntnis - Conditionals and Ranking Functions


Call for Papers

Special Issue of Erkenntnis
Conditionals and Ranking Functions

Guest editors: Franz Huber, Eric Swanson, Jonathan Weisberg

Erkenntnis invites submissions of papers of at least 5.000 words on the 
topic of Conditionals and Ranking Functions. The background for this 
special issue is the 40th anniversary of Robert Stalnaker's ''A Theory 
of Conditionals'' and the 20th anniversary of Wolfgang 
Spohn's ''Ordinal Conditional Functions. A Dynamic Theory of Epistemic 

Please send a pdf prepared for blind reviewing to:

Deadline for submissions: May 31, 2008
Notification of Acceptance: August 31, 2008
Final version due: December 31, 2008