Lauener Foundation for Analytical Philosophy


Friday 30 May 2008
Berne, Switzerland

3rd International Lauener Symposium on Analytical Philosophy
In Honour of Professor Ruth Barcan Marcus


Chair: Prof. Dr. Alex Burri (Universität Erfurt),
Member of the Foundation Council

09.00-09.50 Prof. Dr. Erik J. Olsson (Lunds Universitet)
Marcus on Belief and Rationality

10.00-10.50 Prof. Dr. Joëlle Proust (Institut Jean-Nicod, C.N.R.S., Paris)
Thinking about Thinking - without a Language?

10.50-11.10 Coffee Break

11.10-12.00 Prof. Dr. Pascal Engel (Université de Genève)
Is Identity a Functional Concept?

12.10-13.00 Prof. Dr. Dagfinn Føllesdal (Stanford University)
Ruth Marcus, Modal Logic and Rigid Reference

13.00-14.30 Lunch Break

Chair: Prof. Dr. Daniel Schulthess (Université de Neuchâtel),
Member of the Foundation Council

14.30-15.20 Prof. Dr. Timothy Williamson (University of Oxford)
Barcan Formulas in Second-Order Modal Logic

15.30-16.20 Prof. Dr. Edgar Morscher (Universität Salzburg)
Moral Dilemmas: From a Logical Point of View

16.20-16.40 Coffee Break

16.40-17.30 Prof. Dr. Ruth Barcan Marcus (Yale University)

17.30 End of the Symposium

Venue: Haus der Universität, Schlösslistrasse 5, Bern, Switzerland


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