|September 21, 2000|
Hilary Putnam: The Collapse of the Fact/Value Dichotomy
The Spencer-Leavitt Lecture
Cogan Research Professor
September 21, 2000
Professor Hilary Putnam continues to revolutionize contemporary philosophical thought with his work on the nature of consciousness; artificial intelligence; the mind/body problem; the relation of truth, language, and reality; the foundations of mathematics and logic; and the methods and history of philosophical pragmatism.
Professor Putnam will be in residency at Union September 18-23, 2000. The Spencer-Leavitt Professorship is sponsored by Union College.