Call for Papers

 

The papers to be submitted for presentation at the Conference should generally contain approaches in the following fields:

Epistemology and philosophy of science
The section is dedicated to the papers addressing a variety of questions regarding the nature, the interpretation or the analysis of knowledge in all its forms, types and dimensions, from a variety of perspectives. Papers dedicated to philosophy of science, sociology of knowledge, methodology of science, history of science or cognitive science are also welcomed, the intention of organizers being to encourage the exchange of information and opinions regarding the importance of epistemology and philosophy of science for the future scientific development in knowledge society.

Ethics, social and political philosophy
The organizers invite scholars from various academic disciplines to submit papers that re-examine, redefine and reassess the scope of knowledge implications within the contemporary society. There are welcomed articles that underline values and ethical boundaries within the knowledge based society as well as analyses and comments concerning the most relevant philosophical, political and social aspects of the knowledge based society.

Anthropology and cultural studies
The society of knowledge is the society in which social, cultural, economic and all other human activities become dependent on a large volume of knowledge and information. In this section we wish to focus on the cultural diversity and change, religious beliefs and practices, migration, ethnicity, ideology, and all other topics of cultural studies and their impact on the society of knowledge.

Psychology and educational sciences
The conference represents an opportunity to generate an information base for developing a credible strategy for evolving knowledge society.
Papers or proposals for presentation in this section are particularly welcomed in the following and related areas: lifelong learning and adults education; education and technology; learning theories; situated cognition: social, semiotic and psychological perspectives, the psychology of beliefs about knowledge and knowing.

Economic theories and practices
This section appeals to academics, researchers and policy makers. The participants will have the opportunity to interact and discuss about “The Limits of the Knowledge Society” from economical point of view. In the frame of this section we wish to focus on the following topics: the limits of economical knowledge; epistemological approaches of economical theories; economic methods and practices; the role of economical dimension of the knowledge society. 

 

Abstracts of the paper that will be presented at the conference will be transmitted via e-mail at the following address: icrpks2011@yahoo.com

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