The Origin of Cognitive Sciences

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Mitteleuropaeisches Kulturinstitut / Istituto Mitteleuropeo di Cultura (Bozen)
Europaeische Akademie / Accademia Europea (Bozen)

The Origins of the Cognitive Sciences 1870-1930
Theories of Representation 

DECEMBER, 12-13, 1997

December 12, Morning

9.00 Opening
9.30-10.30 Liliana Albertazzi (Trento), Presentational Primitives
10.30-11.30 Martin Kusch (München), The Politics of Representation: Social
Variables of the Thought Psychology Controversy, 1900 to 1920
11.30-12.00 Coffee Break
12.00-13.00 Riccardo Luccio (Firenze), Representation in Psychophysics

December 12, Afternoon

15.00-16.00 Jan Sebestik (Paris), Logical (Bolzano) and Phenomenological
(Mach) Theories of Representation
16.00-17.00 Gianni Zanarini (Bologna), Helmholtz' and Mach's Theories on
17.00-17.30 Coffee Break
17.30-18.30 Salvo Dagostino (Roma), The Bild Conception of Physical Theory
from Helmholtz to Schrödinger 
18.30-19.30 Robin Rollinger (Freiburg), Sensorial Localization in Lotze

December 13, Morning

9.00-10.00 Karl Schuhmann (Utrecht), The Concept of Bild in the Early Husserl
10.00-11.00 Elisabeth Valentine (London), Analytic Psychology in  G.F. Stout 
11.00-11.30 Coffee Break
11.30-12.30 W. Wildgen, Gestaltpsychologie und Semiotik: der Beitrag Kurt Lewins

December 13, Afternoon

15.00-16.00 Ruggero Pierantoni (Genova), The Children's Drawings as
Sensitive Probes sent into the Realm of Representations 
16.00-17.00 Luciano Mecacci (Firenze), Morphological Classification of Concepts
17.00-17.30 Coffee Break
17.30-18.30 Alfred Zimmer (Regensburg), The Function of Multiple Formats in
Mental Representation
18.30-19.00 Conclusions
A small number of bursaries are available to qualified students in order to
meet the costs of participation. 

For information write to:
Liliana Albertazzi
Department of Sociology and Social Research
26, Verdi street
38100 Trento -- Italy
Tel. ++39-461-881-403
Fax: ++39-461-881-348


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