Wittgenstein and Quine on Truth, Evidence and Semantic Content

September 12, 2014 - September 13, 2014
Institute of Philosophy, University of Zürich


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Keynote speakers:

Peter Hylton
University of Illinois, Chicago
Thomas Ricketts
University of Pittsburgh

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Prof. Thomas Ricketts (University of Pittsburgh): The General Sentence-form: the keystone of (the development of) the «Tractatus»

Sept. 12th, 9.45–12.30, KAB-E-05

Prof. Peter Hylton (University of Illinois at Chicago): Carnap and Quine on the Nature of Evidence (and the Nature of Philosophy)

Sept. 13th, 9.45–12.30, KO2-F-153

Workshop Presentations by

Stefan Brandt (Erlangen), Leo Cheung Kam Ching (Hong Kong), David Dolby (Zürich), Reto Gubelmann (Zürich), Susanne Huber (Zürich), Dominik Renner (Basel), Štefan Riegelnik (Zürich), Sander Verhaegh (Groningen).


Attendance to the workshop is free, just register until September 10 by sending an email to one of the organizers.

Detailed Program: http://www.philosophie.uzh.ch/doktorat/zdw/waq.html

Organizers: susanne.huber@philos.uzh.ch and reto.gubelmann@philos.uzh.ch

The workshop is financed by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF).

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September 10, 2014, 9:00am CET

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