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Workshop on Mathematical Reasoning in Stanford

February 9, 2018 - 10:30am to February 10, 2018 - 1:00pm

free and open to the public

Workshop on Mathematical Reasoning on February 9-10, 2018

Math Reasoning Program


Jonathan Ettel, Stanford University
Arezoo Islami, Stanford University
Rebecca Morris, Stanford University 
John Mumma, California State University of San Bernardino 
Marco Panza, IHPTS, CNRS Paris 1 / Chapman University
James Walsh, UC Berkeley


Patrick Suppes Center for History and Philosophy of Science


Silvia De Toffoli and Becky Morris (Contact:


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Education Building, room 206

10:30-11:30 // Becky Morris, The Value of ‘Reusing’ in Mathematical Practice

11:45-12:45 // James Walsh, Epistemic Aspects of Consistency Proofs


SATURDAY 10th February 

Building 90, room 92Q

10:30-11:30 // Marco Panza, Platonism and Philosophy of Mathematical Practice

11:45-12:45 // Arezoo Islami, The Applicability of Mathematics as a “Problem”


2:00-3:00 // John Mumma, Representational Semantics and the Elementary Geometry of Figures 

3:15-4:15 // Jonathan Ettel, Mechanical Curves and Practical Mechanics in Geometrical Physics

4:30-5:30 // Workshop Discussion

Event Sponsor: 
Patrick Suppes Center for History and Philosophy of Science
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