Recent News
Democracy Then and Now: A campus-wide initiative exploring the central role of public education in the development of American democracy. See dtn.umd.edu for more information.
Alexander Williams and Jeff Lidz (UMD Linguistics) win NSF grant!:  Transitivity of Sentences and Scenes in Early Language Development (#BCS-1551629):  The project is directed at the claim that very young children take transitive sentences to describe events viewed as having two participants. It asks whether childre...
Congratulations, Professor Dwyer!: Sue Dwyer was  named executive director  of the Honors College.   The full story is available at  http://www.umdrightnow.umd.edu/n...
Cindy Phillips visting Edinburgh Law School: Cindy Phillips is visiting scholar at University of Edinburgh Law school from March to July. She will be presenting a paper on the function of law during the seminar series.
Sungwon Woo at the APA Pacific: Sungwon Woo will be givng a talk titled "An Impossibility Result for the Best System Analysis" at the 2016 American Philosophical Association Pacific Division Conference.  
Recent Publications
Vogel, Chris. "Lexical Flexibility, Natural Language, and Ontology." Croatian Journal of Philosophy 16, no. 1 (2016): 1-44.
Vogel, Christopher, Alexis Wellwood, Rachel Dudley, and Brenden J. Ritchie. "Talking about Causing Events." In The Baltic International Yearbook of Cognition, Logic and Communication, 1-22., 2014.
van Benthem, Johan, David Fernández-Duque, and Eric Pacuit. "Evidence and plausibility in neighborhood structures." Annals of Pure and Applied Logic 165 (2014): 106-133.
Fletcher, Logan. "Why it isn't syntax that unifies the proposition." Canadian Journal of Philosophy (2014).
 
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Today's Events
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Upcoming Events
Democracy Then and Now --- Jason Brennan, Tue, Oct 4 at 3:30pm - 5:30pm, Martin Hall 1108
Democracy Then and Now --- Susan Dwyer, Wed, Oct 5 at 3:30pm - 5:30pm, Tawes Hall, Ulrich Recital Hall
Cognitive Science Colloquium — Paul Bloom, Thu, Oct 6 at 3:30pm, Bioscience Research Building 1103
Cognitive Science Colloquium — Elizabeth Phelps, Thu, Oct 20 at 3:30pm, Bioscience Research Building 1103
Cognitive Science Colloquium — David Rand, Thu, Nov 3 at 3:30pm, Bioscience Research Building 1103
Cognitive Science Colloquium — Rochelle Newman, Thu, Nov 10 at 3:30pm, Bioscience Research Building 1103
Cognitive Science Colloquium — Stella Lourenco, Thu, Dec 1 at 3:30pm, Bioscience Research Building 1103