In the Scope of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science

Volume Two of the 11th International Congress of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science, Cracow, August 1999

  • Peter Gärdenfors
  • Jan Woleński
  • Katarzyna Kijania-Placek

Part of the Synthese Library book series (SYLI, volume 316)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Philosophy of the Biological Sciences

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 371-371
    2. Claude Debru
      Pages 373-385
    3. Peter Godfrey-Smith
      Pages 387-400
  3. Philosophy of Cognitive Science and Artificial Intelligence

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 401-401
    2. Aaron Sloman
      Pages 403-427
  4. Philosophy of Linguistics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 429-429
  5. Philosophy of the Social Sciences

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 443-443
    2. Margaret Gilbert
      Pages 445-455
    3. Barbara Von Eckardt
      Pages 471-493
  6. Ethics of Science and Technology

  7. History of Logic, Methodology, and Philosophy of Science

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 549-549
    2. Göran Sundholm
      Pages 565-580
  8. Philosophical Questions Raised by the History and Sociology of Science

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 581-581
    2. Ian Hacking
      Pages 583-600
    3. Special Symposium: A Hundred Years of the Philosophy of Science

    4. Special Symposium: Cognitive Science Meets Philosophy of Science

    5. Closing Lecture

      1. John Maynard Smith
        Pages 689-699
    6. Special Lecture

      1. Stanisław Lem
        Pages 703-709
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 711-734

About this book


This is the second of two volumes containing papers submitted by the invited speakers to the 11th international Congress of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science, held in Cracow in 1999, under the auspices of the International Union of History and Philosophy of Science, Division of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science. The invited speakers are the leading researchers and accordingly the book presents the current state of the intellectual discourse in the respective fields.


Philosophy of Science Rudolf Carnap artificial intelligence discourse intelligence linguistics ontology science

Editors and affiliations

  • Peter Gärdenfors
    • 1
  • Jan Woleński
    • 2
  • Katarzyna Kijania-Placek
    • 2
  1. 1.Lund UniversityLundSweden
  2. 2.Jagiellonian UniversityCracowPoland

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2002
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-90-481-6145-4
  • Online ISBN 978-94-017-0475-5
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