Conference in honour of Dan Sperber on 12-15 Dec., 2012, with the participation of leading figures in the areas relevant to Sperber’s work: philosophy, anthropology, psychology, and linguistics.
Scott Atran (CNRS)
The science of the sacred and seemingly intractable conflicts
Pascal Boyer (Washington University)
Are concepts modules ? Maybe Dan Sperber was right after all. The case of ownership intuitions
Susan Carey (Harvard)
Gergely Csibra (CEU, Budapest)
Human infants expect kind-referring signs in ostensive communication.
Alvin Goldman (Rutgers, NJ)
Theory of Reasoning and Argumentation: Evolutionary vs. Epistemological Approaches
Gilbert Harman (Princeton)
Is Human Argument a Spandrel ?
Conclusion Dan Sperber