Open Science Research Excellence

ICLRER 2020 : International Conference on Linguistic Relativity and Empirical Research

Cape Town, South Africa
April 16 - 17, 2020

Call for Papers

ICLRER 2020 : International Conference on Linguistic Relativity and Empirical Research is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Linguistic Relativity and Empirical Research. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Linguistic relativity
  • Sapir Whorf hypothesis
  • Forms of linguistic relativity
  • Linguistic determinism
  • Linguistic influence
  • Spatial relations
  • Linguistic relativity and translation
  • Thinking before language
  • Thinking with language
  • Thinking after language
  • Spatial analogies
  • False belief understanding
  • Category learning
  • Boas and Sapir
  • Benjamin Lee Whorf
  • Eric Lenneberg
  • Universalist period
  • Joshua Fishman's "Whorfianism of the third kind"
  • Cognitive linguistics
  • Refinements
  • Empirical research
  • Structure-centered
  • Domain-centered
  • Behavior-centered
  • Color terminology
  • Other domains
  • Science and philosophy
  • Therapy and self-development
  • Artificial languages
  • Programming languages
  • In popular culture