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Quine's philosophy: workshop and PhD defence

The workshop will be followed by the public defence of Sander Verhaegh’s dissertation.

Workshop programme

09.45-10.45: Lieven Decock (VU University Amsterdam): Quine’s ‘strictly vegetarian’ analyticity

10.45-11.45: Gary Ebbs (Indiana University Bloomington): Reading Quine’s claim that definitional abbreviations create synonymies

12.00-13.00: Hans-Johann Glock (University of Zurich): The analytic/synthetic distinction: rise, fall and (willy-nilly) rehabilitation

PhD Defence

16.15-17.15: Public defence Sander Verhaegh's dissertation: Rafts, boats, and cruise ships - Naturalism and holism in Quine's philosophy

17.15-18.30: Reception

If you would like to attend the workshop, please register before November 15 by contacting Sander Verhaegh


Workshop: Oude Boteringestraat 34, room 112
PhD Defence: Academiegebouw, Broerstraat 5

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