Quine Centenary; 9.-10.11.2008, Helsinki; symposiumin ohjelma

Quine Centenary

A symposium celebrating the 100th Birthday of W.V. Quine

9.-10. November 2008

Helsinki Collegium of Advanced Studies
(Street Address: Fabianinkatu 24)

Sunday November 9th

14.00-15.15 Panu Raatikainen (Helsinki): “Remarks on Quine and Analyticity”

15.15.-15.45 Coffee break

15.45-16.15 Peter Pagin (Stockholm): "Indeterminacy and compositional extension"

Monday November 10th

10.00-11.15. Antti Keskinen (Tampere): "Quine's Behaviorism and the Concept of Observation Sentence"

11.15.-11.45 Coffee break

11.45-13.00 Matti Eklund (Cornell): "Carnap and Quine on Ontology"

13.-14.30 Lunch

14.30-15.45 Lieven Decock (Amsterdam): "Semantical rules revisited"

15.45-16.15 Coffee break

16.15-17.30 Heikki J. Koskinen (Helsinki): "Quine and the Rehabilitation of Metaphysics"

Inquiries: panu.raatikainen(at)helsinki.fi