Taipei (Taiwan), 1-3 June, 2012

International conference organized by the

Department of Philosophy, NTU

under the auspicies of the

National Science Council

Organizing Committee


Jen-Jeuq Yuann

(National Taiwan University)

Paul Hoyningen-Huene

(Leibnitz-Universitšt Hannover)

Call for Papers

We call for contributed papers and invite submissions of both a short abstract (max. 100 words) and an extended abstract (max. 1000 words) through our automatic submission system by 31 January 2012.

Papers are welcome in any of the six different sections of the conference:

A. The Nature of the Notion of Incommensurability
B. Incommensurability in Logic, Mathematics and the Natural Sciences
C. Incommensurability in the Social Sciences and the Arts
D. Incommensurability and Comparative Philosophy
E. Incommensurability and Intercultural Communication
F. Incommensurability and the Challenge of Global Politics

Decisions will be made by 29 February 2012.

Accepted contributed papers will be allocated 45 minutes (including discussion).

The conference language is English.


Selected papers will be published in a special volume of the conference proceedings.