Mini-Conference on Logical Pragmatism

  • 25 Feb 2011
  • 9:00 AM - 6:49 PM
  • University of Auckland

In honour of a visit to New Zealand by Danielle Macbeth, the Universities of Auckland and Waikato are organizing a mini-conference to be held Friday February 25th, at the Philosophy Department, University of Auckland. The topic is 'reasoning practices' - broadly conceived.

There is no registration fee; however, if you would like to attend, please email Koji Tanaka (k.tanaka(at) (if you have not already done so).

Date: 25 February 2011

Venue: Case Room 1, Owen G. Glenn Building (OGG), University of Auckland



Speaker: Matthew Chrisman (Edinburgh) "On the Meaning of Ought"
Commentator: Jonathan McKeown-Green

Speaker: Huw Price (Sydney) "Expressivism for Two Voices"
Commentator: Catherine Legg

12:20-13:40 Lunch

Keynote speaker: Danielle Macbeth (Haverford) "Seeing How It Goes: The Peculiar Role of Writing in Mathematical Reasoning"
Commentator: Edwin Mares

Speaker: Catherine Legg (Waikato) "What is a Logic Diagram?"
Commentator: Fred Kroon

Speaker: Koji Tanaka (Auckland) "Frege Meets Artificial Intelligence"
Commentator: Patrick Girard

19:30- Dinner

Contributed Paper Sessions

Contributed papers should normally be scheduled as 55 minute sessions, with approximately 30 minutes for presentation and 25 minutes for questions and discussion.

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