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Professor Timothy Williamson FBA

About this Fellow

Appointments

Current post

  • Wykeham Professor of Logic, University of Oxford

Past Appointments

  • Fellow, University College University of Oxford, 1988 - 1994
  • Professor of Logic and Metaphysics, University of Edinburgh, 1995 - 2000
  • Wykeham Professor of Logic, University of Oxford, 2000
  • Lecturer in Philosophy, Trinity College, Dublin, 1980 - 1988
  • Wykeham Professor of Logic, University of Oxford, University of Edinburgh, 2002

Publications

Identity and discrimination 1990

Vagueness 1994

Knowledge and its limits 2000

The Philosophy of Philosophy 2007

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