Erik C. Banks, Ph.D.
Ph.D., 2000, Philosophy, City University of New York Graduate Center
B.A., 1993, Bennington College
Area of Specialization:
History and Philosophy of Science (19th and early 20th c)
Areas of Competence:
Logic, Kant, Philosophy of Mind, Empiricism
“William James’s Direct Realism: A Reconstruction,” History of Philosophy Quarterly, 30(3) 2013.
“Extension and Measurement: A Constructivist Program from Leibniz to Grassmann,”Studies in History and Philosophy of Science 44 (2013) 20–31.
Great Ideas in Science, Inductive Logic, Symbolic Logic I & II, Modal Logic, Analytic Philosophy, Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason, Space and Time, Scientific Revolutions, Philosophy of Mind, Ancient Science (team taught with Dr. Edwards Spring 2014), Philosophy of Science Fiction, Philosophy and Modern Physics (1900-1930).