Metaphysics of Science conference: 2-5 July 2009
The Metaphysics of Science conference took place at the University of Melbourne 2-5 July 2009. The conference was a joint initiative sponsored on a collective basis by the Philosophy programs of La Trobe, Melbourne and Monash Universities. The Centre for Time of the University of Sydney co-sponsored a symposium at the conference.
Overview of topics
For a general overview of the relevant issues, please see the the paper on 'The Metaphysics of Science' (20kb pdf) by Brian Ellis.
- Abstracts for the papers (80kb pdf).
On-line publication by PhilSci Archive
We have arranged for papers presented at the conference to be published on-line at the PhilSci Archives at the University of Pittsburgh. Upload your paper onto the PhilSci website.
David Armstrong, John Bigelow, Andrew Brennan, Brian Ellis, Graham Oppy, Toby Handfield, Huw Price, Graham Priest, Howard Sankey. For further information, please contact the conference organizer, Howard Sankey.