Call for Papers: “Argumentation and Speech Acts”

Call for Papers: “Argumentation and Speech Acts”

Calls, Publications
ARGUMENTATION AND SPEECH ACTS Monographic issue in Informal Logic: call for papers. RESEARCH GROUP ActArg SCIENTIFIC UNIT OF EXCELLENCE FiloLab-ugr Department of Philosophy I, University of Granada, Spain. Topic: Argumentation theorists find it natural to speak of acts of arguing and speech-acts of arguing. An account of argumentation as a speech-act is meant to be of help, if not fundamental, for the analysis and appraisal of argumentative discourse and dialogue, which is argumentation theory’s main goal. Besides, as van Eemeren and Grootendorst (1984) pointed out, characterizing argumentation as a speech-act enables us to make sense of it as conducive to certain perlocutionary effects, such as persuading an addressee or audience or resolving a difference of opinion. However, that argumentation is a type of illocution is far from mainstream and linguistic…
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[Call] Second International Congress in Communication and Philosophy, November 22-23

[Call] Second International Congress in Communication and Philosophy, November 22-23

Calls, News
The 2nd International Congress in Communication and Philosophy will take place in Priego (Córdoba) on November 22th-23th, 2019. The deadline for submitting proposals is October 14th. This Congress includes in its program a Symposium on "Post-truth: a multidisciplinary phenomenon." Papers about different disciplines such as Journalism, Psychology, Education, Philosophy, Sociology, Law, etc. are always accepted in relation to the post-truth phenomenon. (more…)
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[Call] FiloLab International Summer School 2019, July 8-12

[Call] FiloLab International Summer School 2019, July 8-12

Calls, Summer School
Discursive Injustice and Social Criticism: Epistemology and Training for Deliberation From Monday 8 to Friday 12, July 2019, in Granada (Spain) From July 8th to 12th, 2019, in its second edition, the FiloLab-International Summer School (FL-ISS) will offer doctoral students and young doctors from different countries the opportunity to present their work in progress or recently finished research, get qualified comment, and be assessed on their postdoctoral projection. The deadline for submitting proposals has been extended until May 31st. (more…)
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[Call for papers] Journal Encrucijadas: “Thinking with Otto Neurath: Science, political action and visual education”, November 15, 2019

[Call for papers] Journal Encrucijadas: “Thinking with Otto Neurath: Science, political action and visual education”, November 15, 2019

Calls
The journal Encrucijadas opens a call for papers for its 20th Volume: "Thinking with Otto Neurath: Science, political action and visual education", coordinated by José Luis Moreno Pestaña, member of FiloLab, and David Prieto Serrano. The legacy of Otto Neurath is practically unknown in Spain. The objective of this issue of Encrucijadas will be to stimulate reflection on his intellectual legacy and on the different axes that formed his lines of work. (more…)
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