Rita Nolan

Rita Nolan

Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. 1965, University of Pennsylvania

Tel: (631) 632-7570

Areas of Specialization

Foundations of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Art, Philosophy of Language

Rita Nolan's research addresses philosophical questions that result from discoveries in science that suggest revision to our fixed beliefs. She has concentrated on such topics in psychology and the neurosciences; linguistics; cognitive anthropology; art, perception, and aesthetics.

Upcoming Events

Fall 2015 Philosophy Department Colloquia


"Rights-Pragmatism and the Right of Humanity"

Faculty-Graduate Student Research Colloquium
Allegra de Laurentiis and Christopher Fremaux
September 30th
1:00 pm


"Economies of Violence"

John Protevi
October 22nd
4:00 pm


Department of Philosophy      Harriman Hall 213, Stony Brook, NY 11794     Phone: (631) 632-7570
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