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Call for Papers: 2018 Joint European Network for the Philosophy of the Social Sciences & Philosophy of Social Science Roundtable Conference

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Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany
August 30 – September 1, 2018

The European Network for the Philosophy of the Social Sciences and the Philosophy of Social Science Roundtable invite contributions to their third joint conference. Contributions from all areas within the philosophy of the social sciences are encouraged, as well as contributions from both philosophers and social scientists.

Keynote speakers:
Maria Kronfeldner (Central European University, Budapest)
Martin Kusch (University of Vienna)

Submissions:
Contributions can be either of individual papers or of special-theme, and they must be submitted through EasyChair: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=enpossrt2018. Only one contribution per person will be considered.

- Deadline for submission: February 1st, 2018
- Notification of acceptance: April 1st, 2018

For individual paper submissions, an abstract between 800 and 1000 words suitably prepared for blind reviewing should be submitted.

For submission of special-theme symposia, comprising 3 to 4 papers, a single document for each symposium must be uploaded. It must contain the title of the symposium, the name of the organizer(s), the names of all the authors and titles of their papers, a general abstract of the symposium (between 400 and 500 words), plus an abstract of each single paper (between 500 and 600 words each).

Each submission, whether of an individual paper or a symposium, will be blindly reviewed by two members of the Scientific Committee.

Proposals for book symposia are also welcome. Please send ideas and suggestions to the local organizer (Uljana Feest; feest@philos.uni-hannover.de). They will be considered by the members of the Scientific Committee.

Publication:
Selected papers from the Conference will be published in an annual special issue of the Journal Philosophy of the Social Sciences.

Local organizer:
Uljana Feest.

 ENPOSS steering committee:
Alban Bouvier (Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris), Byron Kaldis (The National Technical University of Athens), Eleonora Montuschi (Ca’Foscari University, Venice), Julie Zahle (University of Bergen), Jesús Zamora-Bonilla (UNED, Madrid).

Roundtable steering committee
David Henderson (University of Nebraska, Lincoln), Mark Risjord (Emory University), Paul Roth (UC – Santa Cruz), Stephen Turner (University of South Florida), Alison Wylie (University of British Columbia).

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