14 Jun
14. Juni 2019
Kolloquium "Philosophie und Wissenschaftsreflexion"

The Logical Firmament

Most work in the epistemology of logic asks how inferential rules are known, and how individual steps in a proof are justified. But what happens when single steps are composed into a complex derivation? A new set of facts—“compositional facts”—come into play, which have been undertheorized despite being at the heart of such phenomena as logical non-omniscience. I will ask how recognition of these facts might alter our metaphysics and epistemology of logic. And I will make a tentative proposal for how compositional facts come to be known.

Referent/Referentin

Prof. Dr. Michael G. Titelbaum

Veranstalter

Institut für Philosophie

Prof. Dr. Feest und Prof. Dr. Frisch

Termin

14. Juni 2019
16:15 Uhr - 18:00 Uhr

Ort

Institut für Philosophie
Geb.: 1146
Raum: B313
B313
Im Moore (Hinterhaus) 21
30167 Hannover
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