LINGUIST List 24.5001

Mon Dec 09 2013

Confs: Cognitive Science, Computational Ling, Semantics, Historical Ling, Philosophy of Language

Editor for this issue: Xiyan Wang <>

Date: 09-Dec-2013
From: Christine Cuskley <>
Subject: On the Emergence of Consensus and Misunderstanding
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On the Emergence of Consensus and Misunderstanding

Date: 24-Feb-2014 - 25-Feb-2014 Location: Rome, Italy Contact: Christine Cuskley Contact Email: < click here to access email > Meeting URL:

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science; Computational Linguistics; Historical Linguistics; Philosophy of Language; Semantics

Meeting Description:

Understanding the origins and evolution of consensus and misunderstanding is one of the most stimulating areas of research in cognitive and social sciences. This challenging question touches on all aspects of cognition and social interaction, calling for creative thinking and casting fundamental issues in cognitive science in a new light. This workshop aims to highlight the issues surrounding consensus and misunderstanding by showcasing two core lines of research: models and experiments.

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