International Darwin Conference, September 24-26, 2009
The purpose of this conference is to bring together researchers in the natural sciences, the social sciences and the humanities and to provide a forum for the investigation of different aspects of Darwin's thought.
The occasion for this conference is the 150th anniversary of the publication of the Origin of Species on November 24, 1859 and the bicentenary of his birth (February 12, 1809)
The Organisers are particularly interested in contributions to the following aspects:
- Darwinism in Approaches to the Mind
- Darwinism in the Social Sciences
- Darwinism in the Life Sciences
- Reception of Darwinism