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Conference at Boğaziçi: Thinking the Same: A Workshop on Mental Files (15-17/09/2015)

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Thinking the Same:

A Workshop on Mental Files

Boğaziçi University (Istanbul), TB 310


Directions to TB 310 (in Anderson Hall) can be found here. Everyone welcome. If you have any questions please contact Lucas Thorpe.

Tuesday, September 15th

10.30 – 12.00 Francois Recanati (CNRS, Paris) “Co-reference De Jure”

Chair: Kaan Arikan (Boğaziçi)

12.00 – 13.30 Lunch

13.30 – 15.00 Paolo Bonardi (Eidos, Geneva) “The Identity of Modes of Presentation and Mental Files”

Chair: Zübeyde Karadağ (Hacettepe)

15.00 – 16.30 Lucas Thorpe (Boğaziçi, Istanbul) “Reidian Direct Perception and Structured Event Files”

Chair: Çağlar Çömez (Boğaziçi)

16.30 – 18.00 Rachel Goodman (Leeds) “In What Sense are Mental Files Diachronic?” CANCELLED

18.00 – 19.30 Drinks at Keçi

19.30 Dinner at BÜMED

Wednesday, September 16th

10.30 – 12.00 David Papineau (KCL, London) “Public and Private Concepts”

Chair: Nazım Gökel

12.00 – 13.30 Lunch

13.30 – 15.00 Ilhan Inan (Boğaziçi, Istanbul) “Inostensible files”

Chair: Umut Eldem (Boğaziçi)

15.00 – 16.30 Aidan Gray (UIC, Chicago) “Is Coreference a semantic Primitive?”

Chair: Gozde Yildirim (Boğaziçi)

16.30 – 18.00 Anna Giustina (Institut Jean Nicod, Paris) “Phenomenal Concepts: Toward an Indexical Model”

Chair: Ceren Bozkurt (Galatasary)

18.00 – 19.30 Drinks at Keçi

19.30 Dinner TBA (Somewhere near campus)

Thursday, September 17th

10.30 – 12.00 Robin Jeshion (USC, Los Angeles) “A Partial Defense of Cognitivism and a Mental Files Framework for Singular Thought”

Chair: Oğuz Erdin (Boğaziçi)

12.00 – 13.30 Lunch

13.30 – 15.00 Bernard Molyneux (UC, Davis) and Paul Teller (UC, Davis) “modeling de se Belief”

Chair: Arzu Gokmen (Boğaziçi)

15.00 – 16.30 Angel Pinillos (Arizona State, Tempe) “De Jure Anti-Coreference and Mental Files”

Chair: Lucas Thorpe (Boğaziçi)

16.30 – 18.00 Keith Hall (USC, Los Angeles) “”Intantial Terms, Quantifiers, and Individual Concepts”.

Chair: Aran Arslan (Boğaziçi)

18.00 – 19.30 Drinks at Keçi

19.30 Dinner at Müşterek

Organizing Committee: Lucas Thorpe (Bogazici, Istanbul), Sun Demirli ((Bogazici),  Michael Murez (Jean Nicod, Paris), Andrea Onofri (Graz, Austria)

This project was organised as part of the Tubitak Project 114K348, Concepts and Beliefs: From Perception to Action, run by Lucas Thorpe.

Written by Lucas Thorpe

August 30, 2015 at 5:25 pm

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