Journal for General Philosophy of Science

, Volume 27, Issue 1, pp 167–170 | Cite as

Bericht: 10th International Congress Of Logic, Methodology And Philosophy Of Science (August 19–25, 1995; Florence, Italy)

  • Joachim Stolz
Report

Summary

The International Union of History and Philosophy of Science organizing the 10th International Congress of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science is at its cross-road: the alternative is mass-performance or creative exchange of ideas. The program is criticized because the thematic center in History and Philosophy of Science has been shifted too far into the realm of micro-fields of Logic and the time reduction for presentation and discussion of papers to 20 minutes should be reconsidered. Several outstanding papers are shortly discussed: Martin-Löw on “Formalized Tarski-Semantics of Type Theory”, Hoyningen-Huene on “Feyerabend and Kuhn”, Leroux on “Helmholtz and Hertz”, and Muller on “Bell meets Dirac”. Finally the visiting-program is gratefully appreciated.

Key words

International Congress Logic Methodology History and Philosophy of Science Foundations of Formal and Natural Sciences Ethics and social aspects of Science and Technology 

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Joachim Stolz
    • 1
  1. 1.PhilosophieUniversität DortmundDortmund

Personalised recommendations