Contextualism v. Relativism: Empirical Perspectives

When:
March 11, 2017 all-day
2017-03-11T00:00:00-05:00
2017-03-12T00:00:00-05:00
Where:
NYU Philosophy Dept. rm 202
5 Washington Pl
New York, NY 10003
USA
Cost:
Free

9:00-9:15       Welcome

9:15-10:15      Andy Egan & Bob Beddor: ‘Might do better: Flexible Relativism and the QUD’,
Comments by Melissa Fusco

10:20-11:20    Janice Dowell: ‘Contextualist Explanations of Recent Experimental Data on Modals’
Comments by Julia Zakkou

11:20-11:50     Coffee Break

11:50-12:50     Markus Kneer: ‘Restricting the Modal Base’
Comments by Manuel Garcia-Carpintero

Lunch break

2:40-3:40        Seth Yalcin: ‘Iffy Knowledge’
Comments by Kai von Fintel

3:45-4.45        Justin Khoo & Jonathan Phillips: ‘Experimenting with Modals’
Comments by Max Kölbel

4.45-5.15         Coffee Break

5.15-6.15         Teresa Marques: ‘Falsity and Retraction’
Comments by Chris Barker

7.00                Dinner

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