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2016-2017: I Semester: A logical Primer on Rational Reasoning and Argumentation  

Scuola di Dottorato in Filosofia e Scienze Umane

A.A. 2016-2017



A Logical Primer on Rational Reasoning and Argumentation

Lecturers: prof. Hykel Hosni (University of Milan); prof.  Marcello D'Agostino (University of Milan); prof. Sanjay Modgil  (King's College London)


The aim of this tutorial is to provide a bird-eye view of the logical formalisation of rational reasoning. Topics to be covered include:

- Propositional logic (refresher)
- An informational view of classical logic 
- Depth-bounded reasoning in classical logic
- Probability logic
- Formal Argumentation Theory based on classical logic

Wed 16 Nov; h. 10:00-12:00, 14:00-16:00 Prof. H. Hosni (University of Milan)
Thu 17 Nov; h. 10:00-12:00, 14:00-16:00 Prof. M. D'Agostino (Univeristy of Milan)
Fri 18 Nov; h. 10:00-12:00, 14:00-16:00  Prog. S. Modgil (King's College London)


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