Christopher Pincock

Professor & Admissions Chair
Faculty

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Selected Publications:

  • Book:  Mathematics and Scientific Representation, Oxford University Press, 2012. 
  • “Mathematical Explanations of the Rainbow”, Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics 42 (2011): 13-22.
  • “Philosophy of Mathematics”, J. Saatsi & S. French (eds.), Companion to the Philosophy of Science, Continuum, 2011, 314-333.
  • “On Batterman’s ‘On the Explanatory Role of Mathematics in Empirical Science’”, British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 62 (2011): 211-217.
  • Critical Notice: “Mark Wilson, Wandering Significance: An Essay on Conceptual Behavior”, Philosophia Mathematica 18 (2010): 106-121.
  • “From Sunspots to the Southern Oscillation: Confirming Models of Large-Scale Phenomena in Meteorology”, Studies in the History and Philosophy of Science 40 (2009): 45-56.
  • “Carnap, Russell and the External World”, in M. Friedman & R. Creath (eds.), Cambridge Companion to Carnap, Cambridge University Press, 2008, 106-128. 
  • “Russell’s Last (and Best) Multiple-Relation Theory of Judgment”, Mind 117 (2008): 107-139.
  • “A Role for Mathematics in the Physical Sciences”, Nous 41 (2007): 253-275.
Areas of Expertise
  • Philosophy of Mathematics
  • History of Analytic Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Science
Education
  • B.A. University of Western Ontario, 1996
  • Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, 2002

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