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5 June 2015, Yablo workshop, Room C3.17, Oudemanhuispoort, Vendelstraat 8, Amsterdam

Speaker: Stephen Yablo, Katrin Schulz, Robert van Rooij, Matteo Plebani
Date: Friday 5 June 2015
Time: 10:30 - 16:45
Location: Room C3.17, Oudemanhuispoort, Vendelstraat 8, Amsterdam

On Friday 6th of June there will be a workshop in honour of Professor Stephen Yablo (MIT). Yablo is a world-leading figure in metaphysics, philosophical logic, philosophy of language, philosophy of mathematics and philosophy of mind. The workshop will consist of three talks addressing different aspects of Yablo's work and will conclude with a keynote address by Yablo himself.

Programme:

10:30Coffee
10:45Introduction
11:00Katrin Schulz (Amsterdam), 'On counterfactuals and causality -- again'
11:45break
12:00Matteo Plebani (Basilicata), 'Presuppositionalism vs. deflationism'
12:45lunch
14:15Robert van Rooij (Amsterdam), 'Using truth-makers in pragmatics'
15:00break
15:15Stephen Yablo (MIT), Keynote address
16:45end of workshop

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