Leo Townsend, PhD
Winter term 2021


Townsend, L 2021, Discursive injustice and the speech of Indigenous communities. in The Social Institution of Discursive Norms: Historical, Naturalistic, and Pragmatic Perspectives. pp. 248-263.




Townsend, L & Stovall, P 2021, Introduction: themes in the study of human cognition as a social phenomenon. in The Social Institution of Discursive Norms: Historical, Naturalistic, and Pragmatic Perspectives. Routledge, Taylor & Francis, pp. 1-21.








Discursive paternalism and the commitment view of group assertion

Leo Townsend (Speaker)

10 Apr 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Three kinds of group silencing

Leo Townsend (Speaker)

9 Nov 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Silencing indigenous groups

Leo Townsend (Speaker)

24 Aug 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Group assertion and group silencing

Leo Townsend (Speaker)

7 Aug 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Doxastic self control through interpersonal commitment

Leo Townsend (Speaker)

29 Nov 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Collective Epistemic Commitment. Talk at the workshop "Groups, Norms, and Practices: Intentionalists vs. Inferentialists"

Leo Townsend (Speaker)

4 Nov 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Department of Philosophy

Sensengasse 8
1090 Wien
Room: 1020

leo.townsend@univie.ac.at