Anti-Exceptionalism and Pluralisms: from Logics to Mathematics

March 7, 2019 - March 9, 2019
Department of Humanites and Life Sciences, Scuola Universitaria Superiore IUSS Pavia

Sala del Camino
Palazzo del Broletto, Piazza della Vittoria, 15, Pavia
Pavia 27100

All speakers:

Universität Bonn
University of Bergen
University of Bologna
CUNY Graduate Center
University of Haifa
Scuola Universitaria Superiore IUSS Pavia
Birkbeck College
Universitat de Barcelona
Bergen University
University of Toronto, St. George Campus
Institute for Advanced Studies IUSS Pavia


Bergen University
University of Bologna
Scuola Universitaria Superiore IUSS Pavia

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Anti-Exceptionalism and Pluralisms: from Logics to Mathematics

Joint  IUSS - Bergen - COGITO Conference

March 7-9, 2019

School of Advanced Studies IUSS Pavia
IUSS/UniSR PhD program Cognitive Neurosciences and Philosophy of Mind
NEtS Center @ IUSS Pavia

Jointly organized by:

IUSS Pavia (Epistemology of Mathematics and Logic Project)
Bergen University (Anti-exceptionalism about Logic Project)
COGITO Research Centre, Bologna

With the kind collaboration of the Department of Philosophy at the University of Turin.

Conference Program

Thursday, March 7

Florian Steinberger (Birkbeck College London)
Norms of reasoning

Filippo Ferrari (University of Bonn), Sebastiano Moruzzi (University of Bologna)
In what sense, if any, is the normativity of logic a threat for anti-exceptionalism?

Coffee break

Sindre Søderstrøm (University of Bergen)
Logic and correct reasoning

Friday, March 8

Pilar Terrés Villalonga (University of Barcelona)
Linear logic and the inferential role of pragmatically enriched vocabulary

Short break

Gil Sagi (University of Haifa)
Logicality and natural language

Lunch break

Maria Paola Sforza Fogliani (IUSS Pavia)
Who watches the watchmen? Anti-exceptionalism, revisability and the methodology of logic

Vincenzo Crupi (University of Turin)
Theory-choice in logic: a view from philosophy of science

Coffee break

Jessica Wilson (University of Toronto)
Abduction and logical anti-exceptionalism

Saturday, March 9

Ole T. Hjortland (University of Bergen), Benjamin Martin (University of Bergen)
Varieties of anti-exceptionalism

Coffee break

Andrea Sereni (IUSS Pavia), Maria Paola Sforza Fogliani (IUSS Pavia), Luca Zanetti (IUSS Pavia)
The bad, the good, and the pluralist, or: nothing exceptional about abstraction

Graham Priest (University of Melbourne / CUNY)
Mathematical pluralism and logical pluralism


Organized by:
Andrea Sereni (IUSS Pavia)
Sebastiano Moruzzi (COGITO Bologna)
Ole T. Hjortland (Bergen)

Local organizing committee:
Andrea Sereni (IUSS Pavia)
Maria Paola Sforza Fogliani (IUSS Pavia)

Workshop venue: 
Scuola Universitaria Superiore IUSS Pavia
Palazzo del Broletto
Piazza della Vittoria, 15
27100, Pavia

Sala del Camino, 3rd floor

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