Herman Cappelen - Super Special - Thu 30 Mar 11am
23 March, 2017
Herman will be giving a talk on Conceptual Engineering and the distinction between Metasemantics and metasemantic superstructure on Thursday 30th March at 11am in G03. All Welcome.
Research Fellow: Theories of Paradox in Fourteenth-Century Logic
16 March, 2017
Barbara Bartocci, currently completing a PhD thesis on medieval commentaries on Aristotle's Topics, has been appointed to a Research Fellowship in the Leverhulme-funded project 'Theories of Paradox in Fourteenth-Century Logic: Edition and Translation of Key Texts'. Barbara will take up her post when the project starts on 1 August 2017. The project will run until July 2020 and is directed by Professor Stephen Read.
Publication: Hasen Khudairi
19 January, 2017
Hasen's paper, 'Modal Ω-Logic: Automata, Neo-Logicism, and Set-theoretic Realism', is forthcoming in the 'Proceedings of the 2016 Meeting of the International Assocation for Computing and Philosophy'.
Josh Habgood-Coote: Winner of the Scottish Outreach and Impact in Philosophy Prize
4 January, 2017
We are delighted by the news that Josh Habgood-Coote (St. Andrews and Stirling) is the winner of the Scottish Outreach and Impact in Philosophy prize for 2016. The prize of £500 was generously funded by EIDYN and the Scottish Graduate School for Arts and Humanities (SGSAH).
Proposals for projects were designed by graduate students to engage the wider community with themes relating to their research. His winning project is called ‘Knowing How to Run: A Philosophical Exploration’. Josh’s project was chosen partly for its originality, measurability, and attractiveness.