Aggregatore Risorse Aggregatore Risorse

IUSS Philosophy Masterclass: "Anti-Exceptionalism about Logic"


05 mar

Epistemology of Mathematics and Logic Project

IUSS/UniSR PhD program Cognitive Neurosciences and Philosophy of Mind
NEtS Centre @ IUSS Pavia

IUSS, Palazzo del Broletto
Piazza della Vittoria n. 15 - Pavia

We are pleased to announce the program of the Masterclass on Anti-Exceptionalism about Logic which will be held by Prof. Ole Hjortland and Dr. Benjamin Martin (University of Bergen) next March, in collaboration with the Anti-Exceptionalism About Logic Project at the University of Bergen.

Prof. Ole Hjortland will be a IUSS Visiting Scholar at the Class of Humanities and Life Sciences and the NEtS Centre.
The masterclass is especially addressed to PhD students but is open to everyone.

Those external to IUSS willing to attend please just send an email to

Prof. Ole Hjortland - University of Bergen
Dr. Benjamin Martin - University of Bergen

March 5th - March 7th, 2019

i) Lecture I (March 5, 14:00-16:00, Room 1.14)
Session One: What is logical exceptionalism?
Session Two: Early anti-exceptionalism

ii) Lecture II (March 6, 16:00-18:00, Room 1.15)
Session One: Contemporary anti-exceptionalism
Session Two: Looking at logical methodology

iii) Lecture III (March 7, 11:00-13:00, Room 1.14)
Session One: Abductivism & selection criteria
Session Two: Challenges to anti-exceptionalism

Program poster