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Catarina Dutilh Novaes
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My paper with Erich Reck​ on Carnapian explication is now online, and it's Open Access!
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Congratulations! I took my undergrad logic courses with Erich at UCR over a decade ago, he's a great teacher!
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Fifth part of my series on reductio ad absurdum from a dialogical perspective, on dialectical refutations as genealogical antecedents of reductios.
By Catarina Dutilh Novaes (Cross-posted at NewAPPS) This is the fifth installment of my series of posts on reductio ad absurdum from a dialogical perspective. Here is Part I, here is Part II, here is Part III, and here ...
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Third installment in my series of posts on reductio ad absurdum, now focusing on the last step from absurdity to the final conclusion.
http://m-phi.blogspot.com/2015/07/problems-with-reductio-proofs-jumping.html
By Catarina Dutilh Novaes (Cross-posted at NewAPPS) This is the third installment of my series of posts on reductio ad absurdum arguments from a dialogical perspective. Here is Part I, and here is Part II. In this post ...
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Back to blogging, after a looooong hiatus! Comments very much welcome, as it is on material I am working on right now.
By Catarina Dutilh Novaes (Cross-posted at NewAPPS) As some readers may recall, I ran a couple of posts on reductio proofs from a dialogical perspective quite some time ago (here and here). I am now *finally* writing the pape...
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+Timothy Gowers  I do treat some of these worries in subsequent posts, in particular in the third installment, called 'jumping to conclusions'. I agree that there are cases where it is totally uncontroversial that the enumeration is exhaustive (n is either rational or it's not!). But there are still some worries worth voicing, I think, and so I'd be curious to hear what you think of what I say in later posts if you have the chance to get to them.
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Blog post: Migrants are the bravest people in the world.
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Blog post: Aristotle's definition of the syllogism - a dialogical interpretation
By Catarina Dutilh Novaes (Cross-posted at NewAPPS) (I am currently finishing a paper on the definition of the syllogism according to Aristotle, Ockham, and Buridan. I post below the section where I present a dialogical inter...
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Nice work here.
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Final post in my series on reductio arguments: final considerations.
By Catarina Dutilh Novaes (Cross-posted at NewAPPS) This is the final post in my series on reductio ad absurdum from a dialogical perspective. Here is Part I, here is Part II, here is Part III, here is Part IV, and here...
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Fourth part of my series on reductio ad absurdum from a dialogical perspective; now a précis of the general dialogical conception of deduction.
By Catarina Dutilh Novaes (Cross-posted at NewAPPS) This is the fourth installment of my series of posts on reductio ad absurdum arguments from a dialogical perspective. Here is Part I, here is Part II, and here is Part III. ...
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Second installment of my series of posts on reductio ad absurdum.
By Catarina Dutilh Novaes (Cross-posted at NewAPPS) This is a series of posts with sections of the paper on reductio ad absurdum from a dialogical perspective that I am working on right now. This is Part II, here is Part I. I...
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Video of Nancy Bauer​'s superb public lecture in Groningen​ this week: 'How to do things with pornography'. 
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The European Society for Analytic Philosophy - new website and other news. Check it out!
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Dynamic epistemic logic solves the birthday puzzle.
Many of you will have come across the 'birthday puzzle' that went viral this week: Proving that philosophical logicians can make real contributions to serious, societal problems, my colleague Barteld Kooi has made a video w...
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Associate professor of philosophy
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  • Philosophy, University of Groningen
    Assistant professor and Rosalind Franklin fellow, 2011 - present
  • ILLC - University of Amsterdam
    Post-doc, 2007 - 2011
  • CUNY Graduate Center
    Visiting fellow, 2006 - 2007
  • Philosophy, Leiden University
    PhD candidate, 2001 - 2005
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"Tropical by birth and tropical by nature."
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