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Philosophy, Psychiatry, & Psychology 8.2/3 (2001) 247-250

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International News and Notes

Conferences and Symposia


DATE: 15-18 May 2002
EVENT: International Congress: Causation and Explanation in the Natural and Social Sciences
LOCATION: Ghent University
CONTACT: CENss2002, Erik Weber, Centre for Logic and Philosophy of Science, Ghent University, Blandijnberg 2, B-9000 Ghent, Belgium;


DATE: 20-23 June 2002
ORGANIZATION: Society for Philosophy and Psychology
LOCATION: University of Alberta
CONTACT: Thomas Polger, Philosophy, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221-0374;;


DATE: 3-6 July 2002
EVENT: The 1st International Congress of Psychiatric Trainees on Science, Ethics and Philosophy
CONTACT: Tanja Suomela; Tel. +358 50 5974527; tapasu@utu.fl

The Netherlands

DATE: 20-24 April 2002
EVENT: Euroconference on Consciousness and the Imagination
THEME: Mind, Language, and Metaphor
LOCATION: Kerkrade
CONTACT: Dr. J. Hendekovic, European Science Foundation, EURESCO Unit, 1 quai Lezay- Marnésia, 67080 Strasbourg Cedex, France; Tel. +33 388 7671 35; Fax +33 388 36 69 87;;


DATE: 10-17 August 2003
EVENT: XXIst World Congress of Philosophy
LOCATION: Istanbul
THEME: Philosophy Facing World Problems
CONTACT: Congress Secretariat, 21st World Congress of Philosophy, Ahmet Rasim Sok. 8/2, Cankaya, 06550 Ankhara, Turkey;;

United Kingdom

DATE: 25-26 April 2002
ORGANIZATION: British Society for Ethical Theory
THEME: Imagination and the Arts
LOCATION: University of Leeds
CONTACT: Matthew Kieran, School of Philosophy, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, United Kingdom
CONTACT: Jimmy Lenman, Philosophy, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, United Kingdom;;


DATE: 2 May 2002
EVENT: University of Pittsburgh 40th Anniversary Lecture Series
THEME: Philosophy of Science in Italy: the Epistemology of Psychoanalysis as a Case Study
LOCATION: University of Pittsburgh
CONTACT: Center for Philosophy of Science, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260;

DATE: 18-19 May 2002
ORGANIZATION: Association for the Advancement of Philosophy and Psychiatry
DESCRIPTION: Annual Meeting
THEME: Psychiatry and Personal Agency: Nature vs. Nurture Revisited
LOCATION: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
CONTACT: Linda Muncy, Department of Psychiatry, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd., Dallas, TX 75390-9070; Tel: 214-648-4959; Fax: 214-648-4967;;

DATE: 7-10 November 2002
ORGANIZATION: Radical Philosophy Association
THEME: Activism, Ideology, and Radical Philosophy
LOCATION: Brown University
CONTACT: Lisa Heldke, Philosophy, Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, MN 56082;

DATE: 7-10 November 2002
EVENT: Conference: Exploring Jane Addams
LOCATION: University of Dayton
CONTACT: Marilyn Fischer, Philosophy, University of Dayton, Dayton, OH 45469-1546;

National and Local Groups


ORGANIZATION: Interest Group for Philosophy and Psychiatry
CONTACT: Dr. Jeanette Martin and Dr. Stephanie Winfield, Australia/New Zealand College of Psychiatrists, 2/97 Edgecliffe Road, Bondi Junction - NSW 2002


ORGANIZATION: Danish Group for Philosophy, Medicine and Mental Health
CONTACT: Dr. Soren Holm, Department of Medical Philosophy and Clinical Theory, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 3C - 2200N
CONTACT: Dr. Anton Aggernaes, Institute of Neurophysiology, University of Copenhagen, Buldborgvej 25 - DK, 2000 Fredriksberg


ORGANIZATION: Finnish Group for Philosophy, Medicine and Mental Health
CONTACT: Professor Ingmar Porn and Dr. Markus Heinimaa, Department of Philosophy, University of Turku - 20700 Turku


ORGANIZATION: L'√Čvolution Psychiatrique
CONTACT: Professor Yves Thoret, 53 Aven Anatole, 78300, Poissy


ORGANIZATION: Society Anthropologische
CONTACT: Professor Arnd Barocka, DGA-Psychiatrische Klinik der Universitaet, Erlangen- Nuremberg, Schwabachanlage, 6u, 91054 Erlangen
ORGANIZATION: Society for Philosophy and the Science of Psyche

CONTACT: Dr. Martin Heinze, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Lendesklinik Teupitz, Bucholzer Str. 21, D-15755 Teupitz (tel: -49-33766-66139; fax: -49-33766-66128; e- mail: & Dr. Christian Kupke, Grolman Str. 53-54, D- 10625 Berlin (e-mail:


ORGANIZATION: Society for Philosophy, Counseling and Psychotherapy
CONTACT: Dr. Ran Lahav, 25 Yarmin Street - Mevascret Zion 90805



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