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UK Emeritus Fellow, Philosophy, elected in 1976

Professor Dana Scott FBA

About this Fellow

Philosophy

Appointments

Current post

  • Hillman University Professor of Computer Science, Mathematical Logic and Philosophy Emeritus, Carnegie Mellon University

Past Appointments

  • Professor of Mathematical Logic, University of Oxford, 1972 - 1981
  • Hillman University Professor of Computer Science, Philosophy and Mathematical Logic, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburg, 1981

Publications

Semantic domains Handbook of the theoretical computer science: formal models and semantics 1990

Symbolic computation and teaching Artificial intelligence and symbolic mathematical computation, AISMC-3 1996

Type theory via exact categories Proceedings of the 13th annual IEEE symposium on Logic in Computer Science 1998

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Experimental and theoretical psychology: evolutionary, developmental and cultural origins of cognitive processes; animal cognition; social cognition; social learning; imitation

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Ancient Philosophy, especially Plato, Aristotle, Stoicism. Kant. Moral philosophy, especially its history

Professor Jonardon Ganeri

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Professor Alain De Libera

The history of late Ancient and Medieval Philosophy and Theology with a focus on the history of logic, philosophy of mind and metaphysics