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Projects: Language and Mind

Sponsor: SASP

Thesis: Philosophy of Language, Ethics/Metaethics, Philosophical Logic

Nationality: USA

Degrees: BA (Philosophy, University of Texas at Austin); MLitt (Philosophy, SASP)

Phone: 1799

Office: Arche 17.303; Office hours Friday 11-1

Email: rt37@st-andrews.ac.uk

Website: https://ravithakral.weebly.com

 

Research

Main research areas: Philosophy of Language, Ethics/Metaethics, Philosophical Logic

Additional teaching/research areas in Social & Political Philosophy, Epistemology, Early Modern

Publications

Generics and Weak Necessity (Inquiry, forthcoming)

Presentations

Recent talks/commentaries at: Bologna, Oslo (CSMN), Institute of Philosophy (London), Barcelona, UT Austin, Arizona State, Leeds, Harvard, KU Leuven, Stockholm, Cambridge, Groningen, St Andrews, and Stirling

Teaching

Honours Prize Seminar: Philosophy of Empathy

Mind & Reality/Mind & World

Reasoning & Knowledge

Formal & Philosophical Logic/Intermediate Logic

Metaphysics & Science

The Enlightenment

Reasoning

Moral & Political Controversies