Philosophy of Logic, Math and Physics: Graduate Conference, June 5-6, 2014

LMP 2003

May 18, 2003

Papers

Nancy Davies (Waterloo)
“Fregean and Dummuttean Assertion Signs: Is Assertion Embeddable?”
Comments: Kenneth Chung

Dorren Fraser (Pittsburgh) Book Prize Winner
“The Third Law in Newton ‘s Waste Book (Or, The Road Less Taken to the Second Law)”
Comments: Dylan Gault

Elana Geller (UWO)
“Why Indispensability is Not a Problem for Arithmetical Fictionalism”
Comments: David Laverty

Mehrnoosh Sadrzadeh (UQAM)
“Reasoning about Modal Linear Logic”
Comments: Leonardo Jordao

Organizers

Kenneth Chung, Dylan Gault, Leonardo Jordao and Andrew Tarr

2017 Keynote Speaker

Doreen Fraser is a professor of philosophy at the University of Waterloo. Her research is largely in the philosophy of quantum field theory, but extends to broader issues such as analogies in physics and the applicability of mathematics.