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Willard Van Orman Quine

Willard Van Orman QuineBorn: 25-Jun-1908
Birthplace: Akron, OH
Died: 25-Dec-2000
Location of death: Boston, MA
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Philosopher

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Two Dogmas of Empiricism

Military service: US Navy (WWII, military intelligence, Lt. Cmdr)

    University: BA Mathematics and Philosophy, Oberlin College (1930)
    University: PhD Philosophy, Harvard University (1932)
    Professor: Harvard University (1936-78, excluding WWII service)

    Kyoto Prize 1996

Author of books:
Elementary Logic (1941)
Methods of Logic (1950)
Mathematical Logic (1951)
From a Logical Point of View (1953)
Word and Object (1960)
Ontological Relativity and Other Essays (1969)
Set Theory and Its Logic (1969)
The Philosophy of Logic (1970)
The Roots of Reference (1974)
The Time of My Life (1986, memoir)
Quiddities: An Intermittently Philosophical Dictionary (1987)

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