McMaster University

McMaster University

Sandra Lapointe Ph.D. (Leeds)


Sandra Lapointe

E-mail: lapointe@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140, ext. 20877
Office: University Hall 307A

Curriculum Vitae
Webpage: http://www.humanities.mcmaster.ca/~lapointe/

Research interests:

History of 19th and 20th century analytical philosophy in Europe

Recent articles and book chapters:

  • "Bolzano, Quine and Logical Truth" in Gilbert Harman and Ernest Lepore (eds.), A Companion to Quine, London, Blackwell, 2014, 296-312.
  • "Bolzano and the Analytical Tradition" Philosophy Compass 9/2, 2014, 96-111.
  • "Is Logic Formal? Bolzano, Kant and the Kantian logicians" Grazer Philosophische Studien 85, 2012, 11-32.
  • “Bolzano e Husserl” Discipline filosofiche 21/2, 2011, 227-241
  • "Bernard Bolzano's Philosophy of Mathematical Knowledge", Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy (2010) (http://www.iep.utm.edu/bol-math/)
  • “A priori knowledge and Bolzano’s Classical Model of Science” Synthese 174/2, 2009, 263-281.
  • "Husserl sur le psychologisme, la logique et la théorie de la connaissance" in Philosophies du savoir. Contributions à une histoire de la théorie de la connaissance, Paris/Québec, Vrin/PUL, 2008
  • “Bolzano’s Semantics and his Criticism of the Decompositional Conception of Analysis” in The Analytic Turn, Michael Beaney (Ed.), London, Routledge, 2007, 219-234.
  • "On Bolzano's Alleged Explicativism" (with Jacques Dubucs), Synthese 150/2, 2006, p. 229-246.

Books:

  • Bolzano's Theoretical Philosophy, Houndsmill, Palgrave, 2011.
  • Qu'est-ce que l'analyse?, Paris, Vrin, 2008.

As editor:

  • Bolzano contre Kant. Le nouvel Anti-Kant, Paris, Vrin, 2006.
  • The Golden Age of Polish Philosophy. Kaziemierz Twardowski's philosophical legacy, Sandra Lapointe, Jan Wolenski, et al (eds), Dordrecht, Springer, forthcoming.
  • Langage, pensée, action. Actes du colloque de la SOPHA 2003 (with François lepage) in Philosophia Scientiae vol. 2.
  • Aux origines de la phénoménologie : Les Recherches logiques et leur contexte (with Denis Fisette) Paris/Québec, Vrin/PUL (Zétésis), 2003.
  • Bernard Bolzano: philosophie de la logique et théorie de la connaissance, special issue of Philosophiques, volume XXX no.1, 2003