11.0037 Computers and Philosophy

Humanist Discussion Group (humanist@kcl.ac.uk)
Fri, 16 May 1997 19:42:47 +0100 (BST)

Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 11, No. 37.
Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London

Date: Fri, 16 May 1997 07:16:36 +0100
From: Charles Ess <DRU001D@VMA.SMSU.EDU>
Subject: Computers and Philosophy Conference

Computing and Philosophy Conference
Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA
August 7 - 9th, 1997

The CAP conference, which is co-sponsored by the APA Committee on
Philosophy and Computers and the Department of Philosophy at Carnegie
Mellon University, has become a central meeting place for all aspects of
computing and philosophy.

This year's program will consist of a series of invited panel
discussions and demonstrations. The presentations will revolve around
topics covered by Bynum and Moor's publication of How Computers are
Changing Philosophy.

The CAP program includes speakers and panels addressing: The APA report
on how computers are affecting Philosophical Research, Teaching and
Professional Cooperation; utilizing the World Wide Web in Philosophy;
Multimedia in teaching and research; Logic Software ; Epistemology and
Artifical Intelligence; and Computer Ethics.

Information on the conference, including on-line registration can be
found on the CAP web-site: