Interdisciplinary workshop on Generics

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Provisional Workshop Program

 

  • 8:30 - 9:00 Breakfast
  • 9:00 - 9:15 Introductory remarks (Michael Henry Tessler)
  • 9:15 - 10:00 Michael Henry Tessler (Stanford, Psychology)
    Communicating generalizations in computational terms
  • 10:00 - 10:45 Rachel Sterken (Oslo, Philosophy)
    TBA
  • 10:45 - 11:15 Coffee break
  • 11:15 - 12:15 Andrei Cimpian (NYU, Psychology)
    Generics and Stereotypes
  • 12:15 - 1:00 Lunch
  • 1:00 - 2:00 Student and Postdoc talks
    • Arun Chaganty (Stanford, Computer Science)
      How much is 131 million dollars? Putting numbers in perspective with compositional descriptions
    • Nadya Vasilyeva (Berkeley, Psychology)
      Structural interpretation of category properties
    • Ellie Chestnut (Stanford, Psychology) TBA
  • 2:00 - 3:00 Susan Gelman (Michigan, Psychology)
    This time it's personal: What "you" reveals about generic concepts
  • 3:00 - 3:30 Coffee break
  • 3:30 - 4:15 Bernhard Nickel (Harvard, Philosophy)
    TBA
  • 4:15 - 5:00 Discussion Everybody

 

Co-organised by Michael Tessler (Stanford, Psychology), Bernhard Nickel (Harvard, Philosophy) and Rachel Sterken (Oslo, Philosophy).

Published Mar. 1, 2017 11:58 AM - Last modified May 5, 2017 12:25 PM