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2-5 June 2010, PHILOSOPHY AND MODEL THEORY: History and Contemporary Developments, Philosophical Issues and Applications, Paris, France

Date: 2-5 June 2010
Location: Paris, France
Deadline: 1 February 2010

This is a conference on Model Theory from a philosophical perspective. The conference is supported by the Institute of Philosophical Research (EA 373) and the “Knowledge, Language and Modelling” Graduate School (ED 139) of the University Paris Ouest Nanterre, and by the Institute of History and Philosophy of Science and Technology (IHPST). It will be held in Paris from June 2 to June 5, 2010 at the University Paris Ouest and at the Ecole Normale Supérieure. Conference organizers are Denis Bonnay, Brice Halimi and Jean-Michel Salanskis.

Please also note the conference website: http://www.u-paris10.fr/91815809/0/fiche___pagelibre/

We welcome any submission in the following areas, broadly construed: 1) history of model theory, 2) contemporary developments of model theory, 3) philosophical issues related to model theory, 4) applications of model theory outside of mathematics. Given that the conference's main perspective is philosophical, submissions in area 2) should be targeted so as to be of interest to a general audience. Deadline for submission: February 1st, 2010 (Notification of acceptance by March 15th, 2010).

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