New York University
Department of Philosophy
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Photo of Hartry FieldHartry Field
University Professor and Silver Professor of Philosophy
Department of Philosophy
5 Washington Place
New York, NY 10003 

Phone: (212) 998-3795

Fax: (212) 995-4179


Office Hours: Monday, 4–5:15pm

Ph.D. 1972 (philosophy), M.A. 1968 (philosophy), Harvard;
B.A. 1967 (mathematics), Wisconsin.

Hartry Field (B.A., Wisconsin; M.A., Ph. D. Harvard), Silver Professor of Philosophy and University Professor, specializes in metaphysics, philosophy of mathematics, philosophy of logic, and philosophy of science. He has had fellowships from the National Science Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Guggenheim Foundation. He is the author of Science Without Numbers (Blackwell 1980), which won the Lakatos Prize, of Realism, Mathematics and Modality (Blackwell 1989), and of Truth and the Absence of Fact (Oxford 2001). Current interests include objectivity and indeterminacy, a priori knowledge, causation, and the semantic and set-theoretic paradoxes.

Recent Book

Saving Truth from Paradox (Oxford 2008)

Recent Papers (mostly with on-line links to not-quite-final versions)

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