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Arch/CSMN Contextualism & Relativism Pilot Workshop

 

Workshop


  Time: 31 May, 2008 - 1 June, 2008
  Location: St Andrews
 
 

Contextualism & Relativism Pilot Workshop

Physics Building, The North Haugh, Physics Theatre C

Saturday, 31 May 2008

  • 9.00-9.30: Tea break
  • 9.30-11.15: Stephen Neale (CUNY): What Do We Say? What Can We say? An Architectonic for Debates about Relativism, Contextualism, and Pragmatism (Chair: Dylan Dodd)
  • 12.15-11.45: Tea break
  • 11.45-13.30: Herman Cappelen (Arch): Content Relativism and Assertion (Chair: Anders Schoubye)
  • 13.30-14.45: Lunch
  • 14.45-16.30: Peter Lasersohn (Illinois): Quantification and Perspective in Relativist Semantics (Chair: Paula Sweeney)
  • 16.30-17.00: Tea break
  • 17.00-18.45: John MacFarlane (UC Berkeley): Ifs and Oughts (Chair: Franois Recanati)
  • 20.00: Workshop Dinner at The Rusacks Hotel

Sunday, 1 June 2008

  • 10.00-10.30: Tea break
  • 10.30-12.15: Thony Gillies (Michigan): Iffiness (Chair: Josh Armstrong)
  • 12.15-13.30: Lunch
  • 13.30-15.15: Tamina Stephenson (UBC): Propositional Attitudes in a Relativist Semantics (Chair: Andreas Stokke)
  • 15.15-15.45: Tea break
  • 15.45-17.30: Brian Weatherson (Rutgers/Arch): Attitudes and Relativism (Chair: Rachel Sterken)
  • 18.00: Wine Reception held in the Arch building, 17-19 College St.