Schedule 

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(Schedule is subject to change)

Thursday, November 7, 1-3pm
Thursday, November 7, 4-6:30pm
Friday, November 8, 9-11:45am
Friday, November 8, 12-1:15pm
Friday, November 8, 1:30-3:10pm
Friday, November 8, 3:30-6pm
Saturday, November 9, 9-11:45am
Saturday, November 9, 12-1pm
Saturday, November 9, 1:30-3:30pm
Saturday, November 9, 4-5:30pm
Saturday, November 9, 5:30-7:30pm


Thursday, November 7, 1-3pm

Regency A
Governing Board Meeting

 

Thursday, November 7, 4-6:30pm

Regency A
Stephen Jay Gould -- Evolutionist and Philosopher (Workshop)

Executive A
Bohr`s Philosophy of Quantum Theory: A New Look (Symposium)

Executive B
Realism (Contributed Papers)

Executive C
Counterfactuals and Causality (Workshop)

Executive D
Laws, Possibility, and the New Instrumentalism (Symposium)

Pere Marquette
Psychology, Cognitive and Neuroscience (Contributed Papers)

 

Thursday, November 7, 7:30-9pm

Atrium
PSA/HSS Reception

 

Friday, November 8, 9-11:45am

Regency A
The Pragmatics of Scientific Representation (Symposium)

Executive A
Causation & Bayesian Networks (Symposium)

Executive B
Structuralist Approaches to Quantum Gravity (Workshop)

Executive C
Is Methodology Gendered - and Should It Be? (Symposium)

Executive D
Genes, Development and Evolution (Contributed Papers)

Pere Marquette
Reduction and Structure of Theories (Contributed Papers)

 

Friday, November 8, 12-1:15pm

Regency A
Behind the Scenes at the Journals

Executive C
Philosophy Meets Science Education: What is the 'nature of science' in the science classroom? (Informal Discussion)

 

Friday, November 8, 1:30-3:10pm

Regency A
Biological Kinds and Human Kinds (Symposium)

Executive A
Causation & Bayesian Networks (Workshop)

Executive B
The Nature of Scientific Evidence (Workshop)

Executive C
Philosophy of Space and Time (Contributed Papers)

Executive D
History of Philosophy of Science (Contributed Papers)

 

Friday, November 8, 3:30-6pm

Regency A
Wesley C. Salmon 1925-2001:A Symposium Honoring His Contributions to the Philosophy of Science (Symposium)

Executive A
Realization and Explanation in Neuroscience (Symposium)

Executive B
Model Construction and Evaluation in the Computationally Complex Sciences (Symposium)

Executive C
Science and Social Context (Contributed Papers)

Executive D
Topics in Philosophy of Physics (Contributed Papers)

Pere Marquette
Confirmation and Statistical Inference (Contributed Papers)

 

Friday, November 8, 6-8pm

Joint Reception at the Milwaukee Art Museum

 

Saturday, November 9, 9-11:45am

Regency A
Methodology in Practice: Is there a A New Normativity in Philosophy of Science? (Symposium)

Executive A
Evolutionary Theory (Contributed Papers)

Executive B
Causation and Explanation in Chemistry (Symposium)

Executive C
Evidencing The Book of Evidence (Workshop)

Executive D
Quantum Field Theory, Bell's Theorem and Hidden Variables (Contributed Papers)

Pere Marquette
Laws and Causation (Contributed Papers)

 

Saturday, November 9, 12-1pm

Executive A
Business Meeting

 

Saturday, November 9, 1:30-3:30pm

Regency A
David Lewis`s Contributions to Philosophy of Science (Symposium)

Executive A
The Epistemology of Thought Experiments (Symposium)

Executive B
Causation and Explanation in Chemistry (Workshop)

Executive C
The Making of the Genetical Theory of Evolution (Symposium)

Executive D
Interpretations of Quantum Mechanics (Contributed Papers)

Pere Marquette
Models and Modeling (Contributed Papers)

 

Saturday, November 9, 4-5:30pm

Executive Ballroom
Presidential Address

 

Saturday, November 9, 5:30-7:30pm 

Presidential Reception

Note:  It is a policy of PSA2002 that an individual may present only one paper for publication in either a symposium or a contributed papers session.  Workshop presentations will not be published in the proceedings. We plan to make all presentations available on-line at PhilSci Archive.