8 / MENTAL PHENOMENA

Philosophy of Linguistics

6 – 11 September 2010        Send to printer


Course directors

Nenad Miščević, University of Maribor, Croatia
Dunja Jutronić, University of Split, Croatia
Peter Ludlow, University of Carolina, United States


Course description:


Work Schedule

Mental Phenomena: Philosophy of Linguistics,

Interuniversity Center Dubrovnik,

Sept. 6th – 10th, 2008.

Monday, September 6th

9. 15 Welcome

9.30 – 11.00 Georges Ray -"Self-knowledge of Language and

Attitudes".

Reply by Bob Matthews

11.00 - 11. 30 Coffee break

11.30 – 13. 00 Michael Devitt - "What's Wrong with Linguistic

Contextualism?"

Reply by Frankie Egan

Lunch 13.00 – 15.30

15.30 – 17.00 Michael Glanzberg - “Concepts, Grammar and the

Lexicon”

17.00 – 17.30 Coffee break

17.30 – 19.00 John Collins – “Compositionality and the Syntax of

Adjectives”

Tuesday, September 7th

09.30- 11.00 Dean Pettit – “Two Species of Quantification”

Reply by Guy Longworth

11.00 – 11.30 Coffee break

11.30 – 13.00 Doug Patterson - “Semantic Competence as Perceptual”

Reply by Barry Smith

Lunch 13.00 – 15.30

15.30 – 17.00 Mark Richard - “Disagreement”

17.00 – 17.30 Coffee break

17.30 – 19.00 Jeffery Parrot – “Putting the social into biolinguistics:

A Case study”

Reply by Dan Lassiter

Wednesday, September 8th

SPECIAL SESSION ON Mark Richard’s When Truth Gives Out (OUP 2009)

9.30. – 11.00 Isidora Stojanovic: ”Implicit Genericity in Evaluative

Judgments”

Reply by M. Richard

11.00 - 11.30 Coffee break

11.30 – 13.00 Božidar Kante: “Matters of taste: perspectivism and

aesthetic realism”

Reply by M. Richard

Lunch 13.00 – 15.30

15.30 – 17.00 Michael P. Lynch: ”After Truth Gives Way”

Reply by M. Richard

17.00 – 17.30 Coffee break

17.30 – 19.00 Nenad Miscovic ‘Richard on Slurs’

Reply by M. Richard

Thursday September 9th

9.30 – 11.00 Dilip Ninan – Self-Knowledge and Self-Location

11.00 - 11.30 Coffee break

11.30 – 13.00 Hanoch Ben-Yami – “How to Bind Donkeys:

On Conditional Donkey Anaphora”

Lunch 13.00 – 15.30

15.30 – 17.00 David Pereplyotchik: A Historical Tour of Parsing Models: In Defense of the Representational Thesis (RT)

17.00 – 17.30 Coffee break

17.30 – 19.00 Dan Lassiter – “Epistemic Modals”

Friday, September 10th

9.30 – 11.00 Alan Davies - "Radical rather than restricted contexualism: An objection to Stanley's semantics”

11.00 - 11.30 Coffee break

11.30 – 13.00 Joško Žanić: Names: A Mentalistic Account

13.00 – 13.30 Closing of the conference (plans for 2011)


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