University of Tehran and MIT to Hold Webinar on “Analytic Philosophy: Linguistic Theory and Cognitive Science”
On August 27, 9 P.M./Tehran, at a webinar entitled “Analytic Philosophy: Linguistic Theory and Cognitive Science”, Nadia Maftouni and Noam Chomsky will have a talk on the subject.
Best known as a leading Researcher on Muslim philosophers with an analytic approach, Nadia Maftouni is a senior research scholar at Yale University (2019-2021) and at the UT Faculty of Theology and Islamic Studies.
Often referred to as the father of modern linguistics, Noam Chomsky is a philosopher, cognitive scientist, historian, and political activist.
He is widely recognized as having helped to spark the cognitive revolution in the human sciences, contributing to the development of a new cognitivistic framework for the study of language and the mind.