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10th Anniversary Marshall M. Weinberg Symposium (Virtual)

The Cognitive Science of Concepts: Contrasting Perspectives Across the Disciplines
Friday, March 25, 2022
9:50 AM-4:30 PM
Off Campus Location
The 10th anniversary Marshall M. Weinberg Symposium will take place virtually via Zoom on Friday, March 25, 2022. The theme of the symposium is "The Cognitive Science of Concepts: Contrasting Perspectives Across the Disciplines."


9:50-10:00 am
Opening Remarks

10:00-10:50 am
Babies as Scientists and Concepts as Theories, Marjorie Rhodes (NYU)

11:00-11:50 am
Vaulting the Conceptual Divide, Boots First: How Radical Conceptual Change Might Be Possible, Michael Strevens (NYU)

12:00-1:20 pm
Lunch and small groups with speakers

1:30-2:20 pm
Concepts are Shaped by Culture, Sandra Waxman (Northwestern)

2:30-3:20 pm
How Chimpanzees Understand the World, Michael Tomasello (Duke)

3:30-4:30 pm
Panel Discussion

Registration details coming soon!
Building: Off Campus Location
Location: Virtual
Event Type: Conference / Symposium
Tags: Cognitive Science, symposium
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Weinberg Institute for Cognitive Science, Department of Linguistics