31st International Wittgenstein Symposium 2008

The 31st International Wittgenstein Symposium will be held in

Kirchberg am Wechsel, Lower Austria,
Sunday, 10 August 2008 - Saturday, 16 August 2008

Its general theme will be:

Reduction and Elimination in Philosophy and the Sciences

Sections

  1. Wittgenstein
  2. Logical Analysis
  3. Theory Reduction
  4. Nominalism
  5. Naturalism & Physicalism
  6. Supervenience

Workshops:
Ontological Reduction & Dependence
Neologicism

Invited Speakers

Albert ANGLBERGER (Salzburg)
George BEALER (Yale)
William BECHTEL (San Diego)
Alexander BIRD (Bristol)
Johannes BRANDL (Salzburg)
Elke BRENDEL (Mainz)
Otávio BUENO (Miami)
David CHALMERS (Canberra)
Igor DOUVEN (Leuven)
Philip EBERT (Stirling)
Paul EGRÉ (Paris)
Ludwig FAHRBACH (Konstanz)
Jerry FODOR (Rutgers)
Kenneth GEMES (London)
Norbert GRATZL (Salzburg)
Volker HALBACH (Oxford)
Alison HILLS (Oxford)
Jaakko HINTIKKA (Boston)
Leon HORSTEN (Leuven)
Simon HUTTEGGER (Salzburg)
Christian KANZIAN (Innsbruck)
Jeffrey KETLAND (Edinburgh)
Jaegwon KIM (Providence)
James LADYMAN (Bristol)
Øystein LINNEBO (Bristol)
Bernard LINSKY (Edmonton)
Holger LYRE (Augsburg & Bonn)
Thomas MÜLLER (Utrecht)
Karl-Georg NIEBERGALL (München)
Fabio PAGLIERI (Rome)
Rohit PARIKH (New York)
Joelle PROUST (Paris)
Marcus ROSSBERG (St. Andrews)
Gerhard SCHURZ (Düsseldorf)
Peter SIMONS (Leeds)
Corrado SINIGAGLIA (Milan)
Patrick SUPPES (Stanford)
Charlotte WERNDL (Cambridge)
Crispin WRIGHT (St. Andrews)
Edward N. ZALTA (Stanford)

Administrative Organization

The Austrian Ludwig Wittgenstein Society

  • Volker Munz, Secretary of the ALWS
  • Margret A. Kronaus, Office Manager of the ALWS

Organization and Scientific Direction


Program & Abstracts