Call for Papers

The Society for Analytic Philosophy welcomes contributions to the sections of the GAP.6 conference. Talks should not exceed 25 minutes; they can be held in either English or German. After each talk there will be 10 minutes time for discussion. If you want to contribute to GAP.6, please send in before

February 1st, 2006

the following two documents:

  • a detailed summary of your talk (about 1000 words). Summaries are expected to indicate the topic, canvass the main thrust of the talk, and provide a sketch of the main arguments. Please specify at the beginning of the summary the section the contribution is intended for, the exact title of the talk, your name and your address and e-mail. Decisions on acceptance will be based on this summary.
  • an abstract of the talk (no more than 350 words). Please put the intended section, the title of the talk as well as your address and e-mail above the main text of the abstract. The abstracts of the accepted talks will be published on the conference website as well as in the conference reader.

Please make sure that both documents are formatted as follows: page settings DIN A4, all margins 3 cm, font TIMES NEW ROMAN 12 pt, single line spacing. Please render the title of the talk in bold and make sure that its alignment is centered. Please print name and address in standard (non-bold), alignment justified. Insert two spare lines after the section and insert a single free line after the title and after your address. The alignment of the main text is justified. New paragraphs get a left indent of 1 cm.

Please understand that we can only process files in WORD- or rtf-format (either PC or MAC); we will not be able to deal with TEX-files. You can send both files via e-mail-attachment to Please indicate in the subject of the e-mail the section the contribution is intended for. Or you can send both files on disk to the following address:

Call for Papers GAP.6
Abteilung Philosophie der Universität Bielefeld
z.H. Sven Walter
Postfach 100131
D-33501 Bielefeld