Philosophy of Mind, especially consciousness and intentionality and sensation
Philosophy of Language
Courses Recently Taught
Mental Qualities and Perception (Fall 2015)
Intentionality and the Mental (Spring 2015)
Proseminar (Fall 2014)
Theories of Consciousness (Spring 2014)
Quine and Sellars on Thought and Language (Fall 2013)
Consciousness and Mind
, Oxford: Clarendon Press, forthcoming December 2005.
"Varieties of Higher-Order Theory," in Higher-Order Theories of Consciousness
, ed. Rocco J. Gennaro, Amsterdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishers, 2004, pp. 17-44.
"Being Conscious of Ourselves," The Monist
87, 2 (April 2004): 159-181.
"Consciousness, Interpretation, and Higher-Order Thought," in Patrizia Giampieri-Deutsch, ed., Psychoanalysis as an Empirical, Interdisciplinary Science: Collected Papers on Contemporary Psychoanalytic Research
, Vienna: Austrian Academy of Sciences Press, 2005, pp. 119-142.
"Subjective Character and Reflexive Content," Philosophy and Phenomenological Research
, 68, 1 (January 2004): 191-198.
"Explaining Consciousness," in Philosophy of Mind: Classical and Contemporary Readings
, ed. David J. Chalmers, New York: Oxford University Press, 2002, pp. 406-421.
"Consciousness and Metacognition," in Metarepresentation: Proceedings of the Tenth Vancouver Cognitive Science Conference
, ed. Daniel Sperber, New York: Oxford University Press, 1998.
"A Theory of Consciousness," in The Nature of Consciousness: Philosophical Debates
, ed. Ned Block, Owen Flanagan, and Gaven Gazeldere, Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, pp. 729-753.
"Perceptual and Cognitive Models of Consciousness," Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association
, 45, 3 (Summer 1997): 740-746.
The Nature of Mind
, anthology, New York: Oxford University Press, 1991.