Contact Information

Jerry Samet
Rabb 305
781 736-2783
samet@brandeis.edu

Office Hours: Wed. 3:30 to 5:00pm (and by appointment)

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Jerry Samet

Jerry Samet



Areas of Specialization

Philosophy of mind. Philosophy of psychology. Cognitive science. History of philosophy. Philosophy of science.

Degrees

Jerry Samet received his Ph.D. from City University of New York Graduate Center, and his B.A. from Yeshiva University.

Publications

Samet, Jerry. The Historical Controversies Surrounding Innateness. Standford Encyclopedia of Philosophy. 2008.

Samet, Jerry. Let Us Now Praise Clueless Men: Peter and Philosophy. Family Guy and Philosophy. Ed. J. Jeremy Wisnewski. Blackwell Press, 2007

Samet, Jerry. BEING BENEDICT SPINOZA, Rev. of CONVERSATION WITH SPINOZA, by Goce Smilevski. JBOOKS vol. http://www.jbooks.com/fiction/index/FI_Samet_Goce.htm Summer 2006

Awards and Honors

  • National Endowment for Humanities Fellowship (1989 - 1990)
  • Bernstein Faculty Fellowship (1988 - 1989)
  • National Endowment for Humanities Summer Fellowship (1981)
  • Sloan Fellowship (1979 - 1981)