Otavio A Bueno

Professor
Chair of the Department

Phone:
(305) 284-9218
Locator Code:
4670

 
About

Otávio Bueno (Ph.D., University of Leeds), Professor and Chair of the Department. Cooper Senior Scholar in Arts and Sciences. He has held visiting professorships or fellowships at Princeton University, University of York (UK), University of Leeds, and the University of São Paulo. His research is in philosophy of science, philosophy of mathematics, philosophical logic, metaphysics, epistemology, and philosophy of art. He has published over 200 papers in journals such as: Noûs, Mind, British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Science, Philosophical Studies, Synthese, Journal of Philosophical Logic, Studies in History and Philosophy of Science, Analysis, and Erkenntnis. He is the author of Applying Mathematics: Immersion, Inference, Interpretation (with Steven French; Oxford University Press, 2018), editor of Individuation, Process, and Scientific Practices (with Ruey-Lin Chen and Melinda Fagan; Oxford University Press, 2018), among other books. He is editor in chief of Synthese.

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Research

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: philosophy of science, philosophy of mathematics, philosophical logic, metaphysics, epistemology and philosophy of art

Publications

Otávio Bueno, and Steven French Applying Mathematics: Immersion, Inference, Interpretation (Oxford University Press. 2018).


Otávio Bueno, Ruey-Lin Chen and Melinda Fagan (eds.) Individuation, Process, and Scientific Practices (Oxford University Press. 2018).


Otávio Bueno Constructive Empiricism: A Restatement and Defense (CLE, 1999).


Otávio Bueno, Newton da Costa and Jean-Yves Béziau Elements of Paraconsistent Set Theory (CLE, 1998).