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He has written five books, including “Rational Argumentation” (1986) and “Referential Opacity and Modal Logic” (2004). He is also coeditor of “Phenomenology and the Formal Sciences” (with Thomas M. Seebohm and Jitendra Nath Mohanty, 1991) and editor of the series “The Philosophy of W. V. Quine” (2000).


His research interests include Kant and the history of twentieth-century philosophy, in particular, the interaction between philosophy and the exact sciences from Kant through the logical empiricists. Among his publications are “Kant and the Exact Sciences” (1992), “Reconsidering Logical Positivism” (1999), “A Parting of the Ways: Carnap, Cassirer, and Heidegger” (2000), and “Dynamics of Reason” (2001).

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