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Hilary Putnam

Philosopher, Mathematician (31-Jul-1926 — 13-Mar-2016)


Yemima Ben-Menahem. Hilary Putnam. Cambridge University Press. 2005. 272pp.

Jeff Buechner. Gödel, Putnam, and Functionalism: A New Reading of Representation and Reality. MIT Press. 2008. 344pp.

James Conant; Urszula M. Zeglen (editors). Hilary Putnam: Pragmatism and Realism. Routledge. 2002. 242pp.

Christopher Norris. Hilary Putnam: Realism, Reason and the Uses of Uncertainty. Manchester University Press. 2002. 280pp.

Andrew Pessin; Sanford Goldberg. The Twin Earth Chronicles: Twenty Years of Reflection on Hilary Putnam's "The Meaning of 'Meaning'". M. E. Sharpe. 1996. 410pp.


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  4. 20th Century Culture: A Biographical Companion (p.618)

  5. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1200)

  6. Public Intellectuals: A Study in Decline (p.202)

  7. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.591)

  8. One Hundred Twentieth-Century Philosophers (pp.158-60)

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