Spring 2016 Information
Spring Course: PHIL 131a Philosophy of Mind (Tues. & Thurs. 3:30 -- 4:50pm)
Office Hours: Thurs. 1:15 to 2:45pm (and by appointment)
Office: Rabb 305
Phone: 781 736-2783
Areas of Specialization
Philosophy of mind. Philosophy of psychology. Cognitive science. History of philosophy. Philosophy of science.
Jerry Samet received his Ph.D. from City University of New York Graduate Center, and his B.A. from Yeshiva University.
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)