Centro Interdipartimentale Mente e Linguaggio

´╗┐ Workshop - Assertion, norms and effects


Call for Abstracts

Workshop "Assertion, norms and effects"

Trieste 13-14 November 2017

Organising committee: Paolo Labinaz (Trieste), Neri Marsili (Sheffield), Marianna Ginocchietti (Trieste), Marina Sbisà (Trieste)


Keynote speaker: Elizabeth Fricker (Magdalen College, Oxford)

We welcome presentation proposals on the following topics:

- assertion and its norm(s)

- assertion and its social effects

- assertion and truth

- assertion and conversational dynamics

- assertion and testimony

- assertion and epistemic contextualism

- assertion and epistemic injustice

- assertion and its relation to other speech acts

- assertion and mitigation/reinforcement

- assertion, presupposition and implicature

- insincerity, lying and misleading

Abstracts (between 400 and 600 words long, references included) should be prepared for blind review and sent to <assertion.trieste@gmail.combefore August 31, 2017. Acceptance will be notified by September 17.


For any questions, please email Paolo Labinaz (plabinaz@units.it ) or Neri Marsili (n.marsili@shef.ac.uk).

Informazioni aggiornate al: 19.8.2017 alle ore 17:02