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Dr. John Biro

Currently Teaching

  • Metaphysics: Ordinary Objects
  • Seminar on Kant & Hume

Office Hours (Spring)

  • Tue 1:55pm - 2:45pm
  • By appointment

Areas of Specialization

  • Philosophy of Language
  • Philosophy of Mind
  • History of Modern Philosophy

Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

Email: jbiro
Office: 115D Griffin-Floyd

Edited Volumes

  • Spinoza: Metaphysical Themes (with O. Koistinen) Oxford University Press (2001)
  • Manuscripto special issue: David Hume (1997)
  • Frege: Sense and Reference One Hundred Years Later (with P. Kotatko) Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers (1995)
  • Mind, Brain and Function: Essays in the Philosophy of Mind (with R.W. Shahan) Norman: University of Oklahoma Press (1982)
  • Spinoza: New Perspectives (with R.W. Shahan) Norman: University of Oklahoma Press (1978)

Selected Papers

Professional Associations

  • American Philosophical Association
  • Hume Society
  • Florida Philosophical Association

Graduate Education

  • Syracuse University, PhD 1973

Awards & Fellowships

  • Research Fellow, U of W. Ontario, 1982
  • Post-doc Fellow, U of Auckland, 1973-75