Daniel H. Cohen

(Dan Cohen)

Professor of Philosophy

Office: Lovejoy 249 [ campus map ]
Box 4553

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

Personal Contact Information

Home Address:
42 Burleigh St
Waterville, ME 04901

P: 207-872-8101

Spouse/Partner: Lesley Fowler

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
PL151 A Logic and Argumentation
PL201 A Philosophy Colloquium I
PL202 A Philosophy Colloquium II
PL212 A Philosophical Paradoxes
PL277 A Reuman Reading Group
PL317 A Philosophy of Science
PL353 A Contemporary Analytic Philosophy

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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