Centro Interuniversitario di Ricerche Epistemologiche e Storiche sulle Scienze del Vivente






February 23, 2017 – 15.30 h
Villa Mirafiori, Aula XII
Via Carlo Fea 2, 00161, Roma


Gerard Steen

Professor of Language and Communication,
Department of Dutch Studies, University of Amsterdam

Metaphor as a model of scientific knowledge
from language to cognition and back

Introduction: 
Giulia Frezza 
Postdoctoral Researcher, Dept.  of Philosophy, Unity of History of Medicine - Sapienza University of Rome

Discussants: 
Lia Formigari 
Emeritus, Dept. of Philosophy - Sapienza University of Rome

Elena Gagliasso 
Professor of Philosophy of Science,  Dept. of Philosophy - Sapienza University of Rome


Organized by the Department of Philosophy, in the framework of the National Research Project “Models and Inferences in Science: Logical, Epistemological, and Cognitive Aspects” (PRIN 2012 ), in cooperation with Res Viva