Department of Philosophy
Louis deRosset, Chair
Louis deRosset; Ph.D., Associate Professor and Interim Department Chair
- Ph.D., UCLA
- C.V. (PDF)
Area of expertise
Metaphysics, Epistemology, Philosophy of Language
Contact InformationEmail: Louis.deRosset@uvm.edu
Phone: (802) 656-3629
Office Hours Fall 2013: F 3-4 & by appointment
70 South Williams Street, Room 107
Louis deRosset's main research areas are metaphysics and the philosophy of language. He is especially interested in issues concerning the metaphysics of modality, and the utility and limits of explanation and reduction in metaphysics.
Some of his publications include:
"Getting Priority Straight", Philosophical Studies, vol. 149, no. 1. May 2010.
"Production and Necessity", Philosophical Review, vol. 118, no. 2. April 2009.
"A New Route to the Necessity of Origin" (with Guy Rohrbaugh), Mind, vol. 113, no. 452. October 2004.