Areas of Interests
Logic, Philosophy of Logic, History of Logic, Philosophy of Linguistics, Philosophy of Language
PhD 1991, Stanford University
Current or Recent Courses Taught
- Logical Theory
- Introduction to logic
- Formal Semantics
- Visual Thinking
- Philosophy of Linguistics
- Mind and Language
- Introduction to Philosophy
- The Iconic Logic of Peirce’s Graphs (MIT, Bradford), 2002.
- The logical Status of Diagrams, Cambridge, 1994.
- “Diagrams” (with Oliver Lemon), Stanford University Encyclopedia of Philosophy, 2001.
- “Reviving the Iconicity of Beta Graphs,” Theory and Application of Diagrams, Springer, 2000.
- “Reconstituting Beta Graphs into an Efficacious System,” Journal of Logic, Language and Information, 1999.
- “Kant’s Syntheticity Revisited by Peirce,” Synthese, 1998.
- “Euler’s Visual Logic” (with Eric Hammer), History and Philosophy of Logic 19, 1998.
- “A Situation–Theoretic Account of Valid Reasoning with Venn Diagrams,” Logical Reasoning with Diagrams, Barwise and Allwein (eds.), Oxford, 1996.
- “Peirce and the Logical Status of Diagrams,” History and Philosophy of Logic, 1994.
Works in Progress
- “Diagrams and Logical form”
- “Carnap through a Quninean Lenz”