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THE TOMASH FELLOWSHIP

THE ADELLE AND ERWIN TOMASH FELLOWSHIP IN THE HISTORY OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

http://www.cbi.umn.edu/research/tfellowship.html

 

I just became aware of 

Vermeersch, Etienne (1963). Information and Philosophy. Philosophica 1.

Freely available here

http://logica.ugent.be/philosophica/fulltexts/1-4.pdf

a very early attempt to analyse "information" philosophically. There are further references to earlier literature as well, mainly in cybernetic-oriented contexts. All interesting from a historical perspective on the origin of PI.

Litwin Books, LLC : Award for Ongoing Doctoral Dissertation Research in the Philosophy of Information http://ow.ly/i7Jme

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The Herbert A. Simon Award

  • 2013: Judith Simon (University of Vienna)

The Covey Award

  • 2013: Margaret Boden (University of Sussex)

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Social Science/Digital Humanities and Late-Breaking Research
May 2-4, 2013. Paris, France

Deadline for abstracts: March 16, 2013
http://www.websci13.org

This could be of interest to people willing to organise a PI &... kind of conference.

Metaphysics, Philosophy of Science or Philosophy of Language

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