Readership: Scholars and advanced students of analytic philosophy - especially those interested in Wittgenstein.
Paul Horwich, New York University
Paul Horwich (BA Oxford 1986, MA Yale 1969, PhD Cornell 1974) is currently a Professor of Philosophy at New York University. His principal contributions to the subject have been a probabilistic account of scientific methodology, a unified explanation of temporally asymmetric phenomena, a deflationary conception of truth, and a naturalistic use-theory of meaning. He has received fellowship support for his work from the National Endowment for the Humanities, the National Science Foundation, and the Guggenheim Foundation. He has been on the faculties of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1973-1995), University College London (1995-2000), and the Graduate Center of
the City University of New York (2000-2005). He has also given courses at UCLA, the CNRS Institut d'Histoire et Philosophie des Sciences et Technique, the University of Sydney, the Ecole Normale Superieure, and the University of Tokyo.
1: Wittgenstein's Metaphilosophy
2: A Critique of Theoretical Philosophy
3: Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus
5: Kripke's Wittgenstein
6: The 'Mystery' of Consciousness