SOPhiA 2017

Salzburgiense Concilium Omnibus Philosophis Analyticis

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On the Explanation Provided by T-Biconditionals and the Like
(Epistemology, English)

It is generally granted that if 'p' is true, then 'p' is true because p and not vice versa. Wolfgang Künne and Benjamin Schnieder claim that these explanations are conceptual explanations, that is, that they are based on conceptual relations between the explanans and the explanandum. In this paper we consider two challenges for their view.

Chair: Markus Hierl
Time: 16:50-17:20, 13 September 2017 (Wednesday)
Location: SR 1.005

Luca Zanetti 
(School for Advanced Studies IUSS Pavia, Italia)

I am currently a PhD student at the Center for Neurocognition, Epistemology and theoretical Syntax (NEtS) of the School for Advanced Studies IUSS Pavia, Italy. Before, I got an MA in Philosophy from University San Raffaele, Milan, and a A.phil . Master in Analytic Philosophy from the University of Barcelona.

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