[talk] The Normativity of Logic (Gila Sher)

Time: 2017 Sep. 22, 14:20-15:55
Venue: 6B312, Classroom Build. 6, Tsinghua Univ.

Speaker: Gila Sher (the University of California, San Diego)
Title: The Normativity of Logic
Abstract: The talk will explore four aspects of the normativity of logic: (1) Is Logic Normative? − Response to Critics. (2) What is the Source of the Normativity of Logic? (3) Why is the Normativity of Logic Greater than that of Other Disciplines (e.g., Physics)? (4) Ramifications for Logical Pluralism.

Tsinghua University – University of Amsterdam Joint Research Centre for Logic
Department of Philosophy, Tsinghua University