Inaugural ENSO Conference October, 16-17th, 2009

 

University of Constance

The Background of Institutional Reality

Organized by Beatrice Kobow, Hans Bernhard Schmid, Michael Schmitz and Trevor Wedman

 

PROGRAM

Friday, October 16th, 2009

9:00 – 9:15

Welcome Address – Bernd Giesen

9:15-9:30

Introductory Remarks – ENSO Organizors

9:30-10:45

Keynote Address – Raimo Tuomela

10:45 – 11:15 Coffee

11:15 – 13:00 Panel I Fundamentals of Institutional Reality

1. Carassa, Antonella & Colombetti, Marco -- Creating institutional reality in everyday interactions

2. Giovagnoli, Raffaela -- Background, Sense and Common Beliefs

3. Hindriks, Frank -- Institutions, Group Identification, and Team Reasoning

13:00 – 14:30 Lunch

14:30 – 16:15 Panel II Critical Perspectives on Social Ontology

1. Ferrario, Roberta -- Arbitral Functions and Constitutive Rules

2. Hess, Kendy -- Missing the Forest for the Trees: The Theoretical Irrelevance of Shared Intentions

3. Junge, Kay – Collective Intentionality and Common Knowledge – Some Complications

16:15 – 16:45 Coffee

16:45 – 18:30 Panel III Social Ontology and German Idealism?

1. Seddone, Guido -- Geist as Background and Alienation: how the men find their rules

2. Henning, Christoph -- What is the “Real” in Institutions? A Marxian View on social Ontology

3. Disley, Liz -- Work, Desire and Love in the Institution of Marriage

 

 

Saturday, October 17th, 2009

9:00 – 10:45 Panel IV Joint Intentionality and the Background

1. Smith, Thomas -- Jointly intentional action: a puzzle solved

2. Schmid, Ulla -- Shared Background and Interpersonality: Two Routes Towards Joint Attention

3. Stahl, Titus -- The Background of Institutional Reality: Causal Mechanism or Interpersonal Attitudes?

10:45 – 11:15 Coffee

11:15 – 13:00 Panel V Discourses, Institutions, and the Pre-Intentional

1. Givigliano, Alfredo (+Stancati, Claudia & Fadda, Emanuele) -- The Role of les langues in Social Ontology

2. Salice, Alessandro -- Social Ontology as Embedded in the Tradition of Phenomenology

3. Binder, Werner -- Social ontology and cultural sociology - Towards a cultural interpretation of the Background

13:00 – 14:30 Lunch

14:30 – 17:15 Panel VI Social Practices and the Constitution of Reality

1. Rainey, Stephen -- Communicative Rationality and Institutional Reality

2. de Vecchi, Francesca -- Ontological dependence and essential laws of institutional reality. The case of promising

15:20 – 15:45 Coffee

3. Morin, Olivier -- Constitutive rules, essentialism, and the folk ontology of social practices

4. Testa, Italo -- Recognition and the background of social practices

17:15 – 18:15 Concluding Panel Impulses for a New Social Ontology & ENSO

1. Beatrice Kobow – Leipzig/Konstanz

2. Hans Bernhard Schmid – Basel

3. Michael Schmitz – Konstanz

4. Trevor Wedman – Innsbruck

20:30 UNIBALL