The Sense of Others: Towards an Epistemology of Trust
Gloria Origgi (Ph.D, University of Milan) is now a researcher at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique in Paris. She has worked in Paris for Ecole Polytechnique and taught at the University of Bologna for six years. Her research interests are in philosophy of mind, epistemology, and, more recently, in social epistemology and Web studies. She is the author of the book Introduzione a Quine (Laterza, 2000) and has edited the volume Text-e (Editions Bpi, Paris, and Macmillan Palgrave, London). She has also written numerous articles (some of them available on line at http://gloriaoriggi.free.fr/) and collaborates regularly to the cultural supplement of Il Sole 24 Ore. She is the editor of the interdisciplines.org project, a website for virtual conferences in social and cognitive science. While at the Italian Academy, Gloria will work on a project entitled The Sense of Others: Towards an Epistemology of Trust.