Language, thought and explanation: the philosophy of Jerry Fodor
the work of a great cognitive scientist.
11:15 – 12:30: Peter Svenonius (linguistics): Language and the Language
of Thought (and Mad Dog Nativism)
12:45 – 13:45: Torsten Martiny-Huenger (psychology): What are thoughts made of? Jerry
A. Fodor’s contribution to the idea of symbolic representations as compared to
modern theories of embodied cognition
13:45 – 15:00: Raul Primicerio (biology): Did Darwin get it right?