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F. Thomas Burke

Title: Professor
Department: Philosophy
College of Arts and Sciences
Email: burket@mailbox.sc.edu
Office: Close-Hipp 533
Resources: Curriculum Vitae
Department of Philosophy
Professor Tom Burke

Education 

  • Ph.D. Stanford University, 1992
  • M.A. University of New Mexico, 1984
  • B.A. University of New Mexico, 1972

Research Interests 

My research centers around the study of classical American pragmatism (Charles Peirce, William James, John Dewey, G. H. Mead) and its applications in various areas of contemporary philosophy, cognitive science, and mathematical logic.

Regularly Taught Courses

  • Introduction to Formal Logic I (PHIL 114)
  • American Philosophy (PHIL 310)

Recent Publications

Book
Articles
  • "Virtue and Intelligence in a Democratic Republic." Dewey Studies. 4(1):25--34. 2020.
  • "Dewey's Chicago-Functionalist Conception of Logic." In The Oxford Handbook of John Dewey. Oxford University Press, 2018.
  • "Extended Mind and Representation."  In Pragmatist Neurophilosophy: American Philosophy and the Brain.  Bloomsbury Publishing. 2014
  • "Truth, Justice, and the American Pragmatist Way.''  In Pragmatism, Law, and Language. Routledge. 2014.

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