[talk] Logics of Knowing How (Yanjing Wang)

Time: 2019 March. 29, 13:30-16:00 Venue: Xinzhai 324, Tsinghua Univ. Speaker: Yanjing Wang (Peking University) Title: Logics of Knowing How Abstract: Standard epistemic logic studies the inference patterns regarding propositional knowledge expressed by “knowing that”. However, knowledge is also expressed in natural language by “knowing how”, “knowing why”, “knowing what”, and so on. The “knowing how” expressions are in particular interesting […]


[workshop] Interdisciplinary Workshop on Logic, Language and Meaning (April 20-21, 2019)

Time: 2019 April 20-21. Venue: Tsinghua Univ. Interdisciplinary Workshop on Logic, Language and Meaning Purpose:This workshop aims to bring together Chinese and international scholars from various disciplines, in particular logic, linguistics, and philosophy, who are working in areas related to natural language semantics. Theme: The theme of the workshop is the logic, semantics, and syntax of quantifiers cross-linguistically. […]


Call for Papers: Workshop on Logics for the Formation and Dynamics of Social Norm

The aim of this workshop is to look in new systematic ways at the contrast between individual values and social values. We go beyond traditional preference or judgment aggregation, placing a focus on agents’ communication at a micro-level in social networks. In that process, agents share new evidence or arguments and they change their preferences or values. Over time, […]


Call for Papers: The Seventh International Conference on Logic, Rationality and Interaction (LORI-VII)

  The Seventh International Conference on Logic, Rationality and Interaction​ (LORI-VII) 18-21 October 2019 South-West University, Chongqing, China Conference Website: ​http://golori.org/lori2019/ The ​International Conference on Logic, Rationality and Interaction (LORI) ​conference series aims at bringing together researchers working on a wide variety of logic-related fields that concern the understanding of rationality and interaction. The series […]