Michael Friedman's Overview
Name:Michael FriedmanTitle:Frederick P. Rehmus Family Professor of Humanities and Professor, by courtesy, of German StudiesDepartment:PhilosophyStanford Philosophy Department Member:YesAreas of Specialization:Kant; Philosophy of Science, History of 20th Century PhilosophyEmail Address:email@example.com
ContactView All Contact InformationPrimary Phone:650 724 8588Office Number (physical):Building 100 Room 101LResearch InterestsMy interests include: Kant, Philosophy of Science, History of Twentieth Century Philosophy, including the interaction between philosophy and the exact sciences from Kant through the logical empiricists, prospects for post-Kuhnian philosophy of science in light of these developments, and the relationship between analytic and continental traditions in the early twentieth centuryAdditional Information/ Links
Foundations of Space-Time Theories: Relativistic Physics and Philosophy of Science, Princeton University Press, 1983.
Kant and the Exact Sciences, Harvard University Press, 1992.
Reconsidering Logical Positivism, Cambridge University Press, 1999.
A Parting of the Ways: Carnap, Cassirer, and Heidegger, Open Court Publishing Company, 2000.
-- German translation: Carnap · Cassirer · Heidegger; Geteilte Wege, Fischer Verlag, 2004.
-- Italian translation: La filosofia al bivio; Carnap, Cassirer, Heidegger, Rafaello Cortina Editore, 2004.
-- Chinese translation: University of Peking Press, 2010.
Dynamics of Reason: The 1999 Kant Lectures at Stanford University, CSLI Publications, 2001.
--Italian translation: Dinamiche della ragione: Le rivoluzioni scientifiche e il problema della razionalita, Guerinini e Associati, 2006.
Kant's Metaphysical Foundations of Natural Science, translation with introduction and notes, Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy, Cambridge University Press, 2004.
The Kantian Legacy in Nineteenth-Century Science, edited, with A. Nordmann, MIT Press, 2006.
The Cambridge Companion to Carnap, edited, with R. Creath, Cambridge University Press, 2007.
Discourse on a New Method: Reinvigorating the Marriage of History and Philosophy of Science, editors M. Domski and M. Dickson, Open Court Publishing Company, forthcoming 2010. (Essays related to my work with monograph-length concluding essay by me.)
Collected Works of Rudolf Carnap, Volume I: Early Writings, edited, with A. W. Carus, Wolfgang Kienzler, and Sven Schlotter, Open Court Publishing Company, forthcoming 2010.
Kant’s Construction of Nature, Cambridge University Press, in press.