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A Spirit of Trust
Congratulations to Bob Brandom on the forthcoming German translation of his (2019) ``A Spirit of Trust''. The 2019 English original won the Barricelli Prize for best Romanticism studies, and the translation is eagerly awaited from Suhrkamp Verlag in September (2021). LEARN MORE >
Innovation and Certainty
The Department welcomes the publication of Mark Wilson's "Innovation and Certainty" with Cambridge University Press as part of their Elements in the Philosophy of Mathematics series. This work traces the evolution of the concepts of number and figure in response to pressures from developements in mathematics leading from the 19th century, and explores the challenges this historical evolution presents to a conception of mathematics as a repository of necessary truths. LEARN MORE >
In Memory of Professor Mike Dunn
The department laments the recent passing of distinguished alumnus Michael Dunn. Professor Dunn earned his PhD at the University of Pittsburgh under the direction of Nuel Belnap, and made important contributions to relevance logics, and to philosophical logic more broadly. LEARN MORE >
Batterman wins 2021 Provost’s Award for Excellence in Doctoral Mentoring
Congratulations to Bob Batterman, who has won the 2021 Provost's Award in Doctoral Mentoring! This award recognises outstanding mentoring of graduate students seeking a research doctorate degree. LEARN MORE >
Author Meets Critics Session on Nandi Theunissen's Book, THE VALUE OF HUMANITY, Central APA Session on February 25, 2021
Nandi Theunissen's book to be featured at Central APA 2021 LEARN MORE >
THOMAS NAGEL TO RECEIVE THE 2021 RESCHER MEDAL
The 2021 Rescher Medal Lecture will be held on February 5, 2021. LEARN MORE >