David E Taylor

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Philosophy
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Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • Ph.D.: Philosophy, Stanford University, 2013.
  • B.A.: Philosophy and Mathematics, Franklin & Marshall College, 2007.

Specialties

  • Philosophy of Language
  • Metaphysics
  • History of Analytic Philosophy
  • Quine
Courses Taught
  • Symbolic Logic I
  • Epistemology
  • Metaphysics
  • Philosophy of Language
  • Contemporary Moral Theories
  • Freshman Seminar: Is Truth Relative?
Publications
  • "Deflationism and Referential Indeterminacy" in Philosophical Review (forthcoming).
  • "Quine on Matters of Fact" in Synthese (2016).
  • "What in the World is Semantic Indeterminacy?" (w/ Alexi Burgess) in Analytic Philosophy (2015).
  • "Pyrrhonian Skepticism, Value Nihilism and the Good of Knowledge" in Ancient Philosophy (2014).