Mohan Matthen

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Contact

Position:

Professor and Canada Research Chair in Philosophy of Perception

Campus:

UTM,

Email Address:

Fax Number:

905-828-5202

Biography:

  • BSc (Physics), University of Delhi
  • MA, University of Delhi
  • PhD, Stanford University
  • Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada

For more information visit Prof. Matthen’s personal website.

Research Interests:

Ancient Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Publications:

Books:

  • Seeing, Doing, and Knowing: A Philosophical Theory of Sense Perception (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2005): xxii + 362 pp. Paperback edition, 2007.

Recent edited books:

  • Color Ontology and Color Science (with Jonathan Cohen). A collection of about 12 new papers on colour perception and the nature of colour. MIT Press, 2010.)
  • Philosophy of Biology (with Christopher Stephens). (Amsterdam: Elsevier/North-Holland, 2006).  Volume 3 of the Handbook of the Philosophy of Science.  A collection of 25 original entries, offering a synopsis and discussions of current research in philosophy of biology and its historical background.  Elsevier, 2006, 640 pp.

Recent papers:

Address:

UTM Academic Annex (room 285B), 1795 Inner Circle, Mississauga, ON L5L 1C6

Secondary Address:

Jackman Humanities Institute (room 412), 170 St. George Street, Toronto, ON M5R 2M8