Department of PhilosophyWestern Arts and Humanities

Robert Stainton


Distinguished University Professor

Philosophy of Language, Epistemology and Philosophy of Mind, Philosophical Issues in Cognitive Science

BA York; PhD MIT

Phone: 519-661-2111 ext. 82757
Office: Stevenson Hall, Room 3126
Website: Personal

2014-2015 Teaching

Most recent publications:

Edited volume:

The Semantics-Pragmatics Boundary in Philosophy. (Co-edited with Maite Ezcurdia). Broadview, Peterborough, ON: 2013. [554 pp.]

Book chapters:

Philosophy of Linguistics. In S. Goldberg (ed.) Oxford Handbooks Online. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013.

The Role of Psychology in the Philosophy of Language. In D. Graff Fara and G. Russell (eds.) Routledge Companion to the Philosophy of Language. London: Routledge, 2012, pp. 525-532.

Journal articles:

Herder and Pragmatics. International Review of Pragmatics Vol. 5(1), 2013, pp. 117-127.

In Defense of Public Languages. Linguistics and Philosophy Vol. 34(5), 2012, pp. 479-488.

Pragmatic Impairments. International Review of Pragmatics Vol. 3(1), 2011, pp. 85-97.