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Centre for Logic and Philosophy of Science

Research Unit

Main organisation:Institute of Philosophy
Lifecycle:1 Jul 1977 →  Today
Organisation profile:

The Centre for Logic and Analytic Philosophy (CLAW) co-ordinates all research at the Institute of Philosophy concerning logic and analytic philosophy, with a special focus on the philosophy of particular sciences.
The Centre cooperates with other Belgian scholars at the National Centre for Research in Logic and international researchers in philosophy of science research programmes. The Centre is very active in the organization of seminars and workshops in cooperation with researchers from abroad.

The research projects and publications of the Centre cover the following areas:

  • Logic
  • Metaphysics
  • Philosophy of Mind
  • Philosophy of Language
  • Epistemology
  • Philosophy of Science (General)
  • Philosophy of Mathematics, including probability theory
  • Philosophy of Physics and Chemistry
  • Philosophy of Biology
  • Philosophy of Cognitive and Social Sciences
Keywords:Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Language, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Cognitive and Social Sciences, Philosophy of Biology, Philosophy of Physics and Chemistry, Philosophy of Mathematics, Epistemology, Logic, Philosophy of Science (feneral)
Disciplines:Other philosophy, ethics and religious studies not elsewhere classified, Theory and methodology of philosophy, Philosophy, Ethics, General pedagogical and educational sciences, Communication sciences