Daniel H. Cohen

Professor of Philosophy

Box 4553

Phone: 207-859-4553
Fax: 207-859-4705
Mailing Address:
4553 Mayflower Hill
Waterville, Maine 04901-8845
Cohen, Daniel H.

Education

Colby College, B.A., 1975 Indiana University, Ph.D., 1983

Areas of Expertise

  • Argumentation theory
  • Philosophy of language
  • Metaphors
  • Philosophy of Ludwig Wittgenstein

Courses Currently Teaching

CourseCourse Title
IS138 ANew World Disorder: America between the Wars, 1919-1939
PL138 AShattered Certainties: Philosophy in Transition
PL151 ALogic and Argumentation
PL258 AAdvanced Logic
PL277 AReuman Reading Group
PL338 APhilosophy of Language
PL353 AContemporary Analytic Philosophy
PL401 APhilosophy Colloquium I
PL402 APhilosophy Colloquium II

Other Courses Taught

CourseCourse Title
PL112Puzzles & Paradoxes
PL239Epistemology
PL253Skepticism East & West
PL338Philosophy of Language
PL353Analytic Philosophy
PL373Medieval Philosophy

Publications


"In Search of the Wild Paradox"
"On Counterpossibles"
"Tractatus Logica-Philosophica"
"Argument is War.. and War is Hell"
"Arguing with God"
"Putnam, Truth, and Logic"
"Informal Logic and the Surprise Exam"
"Now THAT was a Good Argument"
"Gods, Gadflies, and Bulldog Tenacity"
Arguments and Metaphors in Philosophy, 2004

 


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