Charles Parsons (philosopher)

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Charles Dacre Parsons (born April 13, 1933) is an American philosopher best known for his work in the philosophy of mathematics and the study of the philosophy of Immanuel Kant.wikipedia
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Talcott Parsons

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Parsons is a son of the famous Harvard sociologist Talcott Parsons.
The couple had three children: Anne, Charles, and Susan and eventually four grandchildren.

Burton Dreben

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He earned his Ph.D. in philosophy at Harvard University in 1961, under the direction of Burton Dreben and Willard Van Orman Quine.
Dreben became known for his close reading and detailed comments on the draft writings of his Harvard colleagues W.V. Quine, John Rawls, Hilary Putnam, Stanley Cavell, Charles Parsons, and Warren Goldfarb.

Peter Ludlow

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Among his former doctoral students are Michael Levin, James Higginbotham, Peter Ludlow, Gila Sher and Øystein Linnebo.
He received his PhD in philosophy from Columbia University in 1985 under the direction of Charles Parsons, but also studied with Noam Chomsky and James Higginbotham at MIT.

Gila Sher

Among his former doctoral students are Michael Levin, James Higginbotham, Peter Ludlow, Gila Sher and Øystein Linnebo.
Her dissertation was directed by Charles Parsons.

Willard Van Orman Quine

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He earned his Ph.D. in philosophy at Harvard University in 1961, under the direction of Burton Dreben and Willard Van Orman Quine. He has also written on historical figures, especially Immanuel Kant, Gottlob Frege, Kurt Gödel, and Willard Van Orman Quine.

Michael Levin

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Among his former doctoral students are Michael Levin, James Higginbotham, Peter Ludlow, Gila Sher and Øystein Linnebo.

Gottlob Frege

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He has also written on historical figures, especially Immanuel Kant, Gottlob Frege, Kurt Gödel, and Willard Van Orman Quine.

Øystein Linnebo

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Among his former doctoral students are Michael Levin, James Higginbotham, Peter Ludlow, Gila Sher and Øystein Linnebo.

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Charles Dacre Parsons (born April 13, 1933) is an American philosopher best known for his work in the philosophy of mathematics and the study of the philosophy of Immanuel Kant.

Philosophy of mathematics

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Charles Dacre Parsons (born April 13, 1933) is an American philosopher best known for his work in the philosophy of mathematics and the study of the philosophy of Immanuel Kant.

Immanuel Kant

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He has also written on historical figures, especially Immanuel Kant, Gottlob Frege, Kurt Gödel, and Willard Van Orman Quine. Charles Dacre Parsons (born April 13, 1933) is an American philosopher best known for his work in the philosophy of mathematics and the study of the philosophy of Immanuel Kant.

Harvard University

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He earned his Ph.D. in philosophy at Harvard University in 1961, under the direction of Burton Dreben and Willard Van Orman Quine. He is professor emeritus at Harvard University.

Philosophy

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He earned his Ph.D. in philosophy at Harvard University in 1961, under the direction of Burton Dreben and Willard Van Orman Quine.

Columbia University

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He taught for many years at Columbia University before moving to Harvard University in 1989.

American Academy of Arts and Sciences

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He is an elected Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters.

Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters

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He is an elected Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters.

James Higginbotham

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Among his former doctoral students are Michael Levin, James Higginbotham, Peter Ludlow, Gila Sher and Øystein Linnebo.

Solomon Feferman

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In addition to his work in logic and the philosophy of mathematics, Parsons was an editor, with Solomon Feferman and others, of the posthumous works of Kurt Gödel.

Kurt Gödel

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He has also written on historical figures, especially Immanuel Kant, Gottlob Frege, Kurt Gödel, and Willard Van Orman Quine. In addition to his work in logic and the philosophy of mathematics, Parsons was an editor, with Solomon Feferman and others, of the posthumous works of Kurt Gödel.

Western philosophy

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