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Gary Ostertag
Position: Affiliated Associated Professor
Degrees/Diplomas: Ph.D. Graduate Center

Research Interests

  • Philosophy of Language
  • Philosophical Logic
  • History of Analytic Philosophy

Courses Recently Taught

  • Propositions (Spring 2011)

Representative Publications

Critical Study of Julian Dodd, Works of Music, Noûs (forthcoming).

Emily Elizabeth Constance Jones, The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, 2011.

“A Problem for Russellian Theories of Belief”, Philosophical Studies 146 (2009) 249-67.

“A Puzzle about Disbelief”, The Journal of Philosophy 102 (2005) 573-93.

“Has the Problem of Incompleteness rested on a Mistake?” (with Ray Buchanan) Mind 114 (2005) 889-913 ( “On Denoting” centenary issue, edited by Stephen Neale).

“Descriptions and Logical Form”, in Dale Jacquette (ed.) Blackwell Companion to Philosophical Logic (Blackwell, 2002).

“A Scorekeeping Error”, Philosophical Studies 96 (1999) 123-46.

Definite Descriptions: A Reader (Bradford Books/The MIT Press, 1998).