Metaphor, Analogy, Reasoning

May 27, 2013 - May 28, 2013
University of Urbino


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Monday, May 27, 2013
Palazzo Albani, via Timoteo Viti 10
Aula C1

First session
Chair: Elisabetta Gola (University of Cagliari)

15:00-15:30 Paolo Fabbri (IULM Milan, LUISS Rome), Ragionare per figure: oltre la metafora
15:30-15:45 Comment: Francesca Ervas (University of Cagliari)
15:45-16:00 General discussion
16:00-16:30 Coffee Break
16:30-17:00 Sabrina Moretti (University of Urbino), Metafora e teorie scientifiche: il caso delle simulazioni al computer nelle scienze sociali
17:00-17:15 Comment: Marco Giunti (University of Cagliari)
17:15-17:30 General discussion
17:30-18:00 Marco Giunti (University of Cagliari) What is a physical realization of a computational system?
18:00-18:15 Comment: Vincenzo Fano (University of Urbino)
18:15-18:30 General discussion

20:00 Social dinner

Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Palazzo Albani, via Timoteo Viti 10
Aula C1

Second session
Chair: Vincenzo Fano (University of Urbino)

9:00-9:30 Bipin Indurkhya (University of Cracow e Cognitive Lab, IIT, Hyderabad), Rationality and Reasoning with Metaphor
9:30-9:45 Comment: Francesco Paoli (University of Cagliari)
9:45-10:00 General discussion
10:00-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-11:00 Graziella Travaglini (University of Urbino), Aristotele: la mimesis metaphorike tra determinatezza ontologica e universalità semantica
11:00-11:15 Comment: Elisabetta Gola (University of Cagliari)
11:15-11:30 General discussion
11:30-12:00 Francesca Ervas, Elisabetta Gola (University of Cagliari), From a ghost to a sketch: translating metaphors in context
12:00-12:15 Comment: Massimo Sangoi (University of Urbino)
12:15-12:30 General discussion

Third session
Chair: Claudio Calosi (University of Urbino)

15:00-15:30 Maria Grazia Rossi (University of Cagliari), Quale ragionamento morale? Emozioni, metafore e argomentazione etica
15:30-15:45 Comment: Flavia Marcacci (University of Urbino)
15:45-16:00 General discussion
16:00-16:30 Coffee Break
16:30-17:00 Massimo Sangoi (University of Urbino), How metaphor could be used to organize ontologies
17:00-17:15 Comment: Claudio Ternullo (Kurt Gödel Research Center, Vienna)
17:15-17:30 General discussion
17:30-18:00 Francesca Ervas, Elisabetta Gola, Giuseppe Sergioli, Antonio Ledda (University of Cagliari), The Persuasive Force of Metaphors in Argumentation
18:00-18:15 Comment: Mario Alai (University of Urbino)
18:15-18:30 General discussion

Organizing committee: 
Francesca Ervas
Massimo Sangoi

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