My areas of competence are Philosophy of Language and Epistemology.

In Epistemology I read post-Kantian analytic philosophy, pertaining to the intersection of science and philosophy. Of particular interest is the Carnap-Quine debate - and its current derivatives - addressing the move away from logical positivism towards Naturalism in 20th Century empiricist philosophy. The 20th century and current debates about the possibility of a priori knowledge is central to my work in this area. This area has some significant overlaps with philosophy of science.

In Philosophy of Language my areas of competence lie in the body of literature which deve…

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