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David Braun

Professor
Patrick & Edna J. Romanell Chair in Philosophy
Ph.D., UCLA

Contact Information:

115 Park Hall
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY 14260-4150

Phone: (716) 645-0162
Email: dbraun2@buffalo.edu

Personal Website: David Braun

Dr. Korsmeyer

Areas of Specialization

Philosophy of language, philosophy of mind, metaphysics, logic

Current Research

Non-referring terms, indexicals and demonstratives, attitude ascriptions, and questions and answers

Courses Taught

Philosophy of Language

Philosophy of Mind

Logic

Introduction to Philosophy

Selected Publications

  • “Implicating Questions,” Mind & Language 26 (2011), 574-595.
  • “Complex Demonstratives and Their Singular Contents,” Linguistics and Philosophy 31 (2008), 57-99.
  • “Vague, So Untrue,” (with Theodore Sider), Noûs 41 (2007), 133-156.
  • “Now You Know Who Hong Oak Yun Is,” Philosophical Issues 16 (2006), pp.24-42.
  • “Empty Names, Fictional Names, Mythical Names,” Noûs 39 (2005), pp. 596-631.