John Perry's Overview
Name:John PerryTitle:Henry Waldgrave Stuart Professor of Philosophy, EmeritusDepartment:PhilosophyAdditional Appointments:Professor, UC RiversideStanford Philosophy Department Member:YesAreas of Specialization:Philosophy of Languge, Philosophy of MindEmail Address:JOHN@turing.stanford.edu
ContactView All Contact InformationPrimary Phone:650 328 3232Secondary Phone:650 796 2798Office Hours:Fall 2010 Tuesday 215 to 3. Wednesday by appt. Please email me if you want to make an appointment.Research Interests
I am working on three books:
Wretched Subterfuge, a defense of compatibilism on the free-will problem.
With Kepa Korta, a book on the pragmatics of singular reference.
Meaning and the Self, which concerns personal identity, the self, and self-knowledge.
I am also finishing the second edition of my book on the philosophy of language, Reference and Reflexivity.Short Bio
Born in Lincoln Nebraska, 1943. B.A. from Doane College (Crete, Nebraska), 1964; Ph.D. from Cornell Univeristy, 1968. Taught at UCLA, 1968--1974; at Stanford, from 1974. Currently Professor Emeritus, recalled, at Stanford, and Professor, half-time, at UC Riverside.Additional Information/ Links