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Workshop OZSW study group Enactivism
8 December 2015 @ 12:00 - 15:00
5th Workshop Study Group OZSW
Date : Tuesday 8 December 2015
Time: 12:00 – 15:00 hours
Place: Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR),
Faculty of Philosophy, Tinbergen Building (aka H-Building, 15th floor), Room H15-29.
Highest Building on campus Woudestein; for a map, see: http://www.eur.nl/wegwijzer/plattegronden/woudestein/
Directions (public transport)
From Rotterdam Central Station and from train station Blaak:
Tram lines 21 and 24 in the direction of: De Esch
(stop EUR will be announced: follow the students).
From Rotterdam Central Station only:
Tram line 7 in the direction of: Woudestein (end of the line; takes a detour).
Two talks on the theme of understanding mathematics enactively:
1. Mathematical Proofs: between Orality and Writing,
by Catarina Dutilh-Novaes (Groningen University).
2. Enacting Numerical Concepts,
by Karim Zahidi (University of Antwerp).
The talks will be given consequetively, with a break of about 15 min. in between.
Recommended reading for preparation:
C. Dutilh-Novaes (website: https://sites.google.com/site/catarinadutilhnovaes/papers)
‘A dialogical account of deductive reasoning as a case study for how culture shapes
cognition’, Journal of Cognition and Culture 13 (2013) 453–476.
‘Mathematical reasoning and external symbolic systems’, Logique & Analyse 221
Organised by: F.A. Muller (EUR).
Connected to FWO/NWO programme An Enactivist Approach to Language and Mathematics, collaboration between EUR (F.A. Muller) and University of Antwerp (E. Myin).
For details, see: http://www.eur.nl/fw/onderzoek/theoretische_filosofie/enactivism/
Download PDF: EnactivismWorkshop5-Dec2015
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