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Workshop: Philosophical Issues in Belief Revision, Conditional Logic and Possible World Semantics

Description:
The aim of the workshop is to bring together philosophers (related to the GAP, but not limited to it), who work in the area of belief revision, conditional logic and possible worlds semantics. The workshop shall serve as a platform for the exchange of ideas from these related areas.

Date:  September 21-22, 2012 

Place: 
Room C 421, Building C, 4th floor, University of Konstanz. (A room plan for the workshops at the GAP.8 is also available at the main entrance of the University of Konstanz buildings.)

Organizer/s: Matthias Unterhuber

Funding:
The workshop is funded/supported by the chair of theoretical philosophy at the university of Duesseldorf (Gerhard Schurz).


Schedule

September 21, 2012

09.15-09.20

Welcome

09.20-10.15

Igor Douven (Groningen) Scope Ambiguities and Conditionals

10.25-11.20

Franz Huber (Toronto) What Should I Believe About What Would Have Been the Case?

11.30-12.25

Matthias Unterhuber (Duesseldorf) Belief Revision from a Conditional Logic Perspective

13.30-14.25

Hannes Leitgeb (Munich) A New Lottery Paradox for Counterfactuals

14.35-15.30

Manfred Kupffer (Frankfurt) Properties of Fat Men - Quantified Modal Logic without Possible Individuals

15.50-16.45

Holger Andreas (LMU Munich) Paraconsistent Concept Formation in a Belief Revision Framework

16.55-17.50

Gerhard Schurz (Duesseldorf) Reward and Risk in Reasoning with Uncertain Conditionals

September 22, 2012

08.30-09.25

Heinrich Wansing (Bochum) Varieties of Implication

09.35-10.30

André Fuhrmann (Frankfurt) Possible Knowledge and Potential Knowledge: A New Look at Fitching Knowability

10.50-11.45

Sonja Smets (Univ. Amsterdam) Evidence-Based Belief Revision, a Logical Analysis

11.55-12.50

Hans Rott (Regensburg) Two Concepts of Plausibility in Default Reasoning

12.50-12.55

Farewell

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