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Evolution, Cooperation & Rationality 2011

The project's second international conference took palce on June 27th-29th 2011.

Invited speakers:

This conference was a sister to our 2009 conference, but with a more philosophical focus.  The aim, to explore the philosophical foundations of recent scientific work on co-operation and social behaviour, in both human and non-human animals.

A conference review appears in The Reasoner August 2011

The programme (PDF 111kB) consists of both invited and contributed papers.  Abstracts of accepted papers (PDF, 268kB)

Conference delegates may also be interested in attending the conference of the Society for Philosophy of Science in Practice at the University of Exeter from June 22nd-24th.

Call for papers (PDF, 43kB)  The deadline for submitted papers has passed.

Map/directions to the conference venue: the conference venue is Clifton Hill House, University of Bristol, Clifton, Bristol BS8 1BX. It is located within a short walk of Clifton Suspension Bridge, with views over the city and beautiful gardens. You may also find the University maps and directions page useful.