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Arché/CSMN Assertion Workshop

 

Workshop


  Time: 23 May, 2008 - 25 May, 2008
  Location: St Andrews
 
 

Assertion Workshop: Provisional Schedule

Friday, 23 May 2008

(Edgecliffe, the Scores)
  • 16.00-17.30: Jonathan Schaffer (ANU): Knowledge in the Image of Assertion
  • 18.00: Wine Reception

Saturday, 24 May 2008

(Physics Building, The North Haugh, Physics Theatre C)
  • 9.00-10.30: John Hawthorne (Magdalen College, Oxford) and Ofra Magidor (Balliol College, Oxford): Assertion, Context, and Epistemic Accessibility
  • 10.30-11.00: Tea break
  • 11.00-12.30: Jessica Brown (St Andrews): TBA
  • 12.30-14.00: Lunch
  • 14.00-15.30: John MacFarlane (UC Berkeley): Five Ways of Thinking about Assertion
  • 15.30-16.00: Tea break
  • 16.00-17.30: Jason Stanley (Rutgers): Does Moore’s Paradox provide evidence for a Norm of Assertion?
  • 19.00: Workshop Dinner

Sunday, 25 May 2008

(Physics Building, The North Haugh, Physics Theatre C)
  • 9.00-10.30: Sanford Goldberg (Northwestern): Putting the norm of assertion to work: the case of testimony
  • 10.30-11.00: Tea break
  • 11.00-12.30: Peter Pagin (Stockholm): Assertoric Force
  • 12.30-14.00: Lunch
  • 14.00-15.30 Jennifer Lackey (NIU): Assertion and Isolated Secondhand Knowledge
  • 15.30-16.00: Tea break
  • 16.00-17.30: Robert Stalnaker (MIT): The Essential Contextual