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Sandra Lapointe

Professor of Philosophy
McMaster University

I am a Professor of Philosophy at McMaster University. A Commonwealth alumna and a Fellow of the Humboldt Foundation, I specialize in the history of 19th and 20th century philosophy of logic, language and mind. I am a Research Affiliate of the Bertrand Russell Research Centre, a Founding Associate Editor and current Editor of Special Issues of the Journal for the History of Analytical Philosophy. I am the founding President of the Society for the Study of History of Analytical Philosophy.

Subjects: Philosophy

Biography

Sandra Lapointe is Professor of Philosophy at McMaster University and Research Affiliate at the Bertrand Russell Research Centre. She obtained her PhD in Philosophy from the University of Leeds (UK) in 2000.  A Commonwealth alumna, Fellow of the Humboldt Foundation, her scholarly work focuses on the history of the philosophical study of logic, mind and language in the 19th and 20th centuries. She is the author and editor of 12 books and several dozens of articles and book chapters. She is a Founding Associate Editor and current Editor for Special Issues for the Journal for the History of Analytical Philosophy. She is a past President of the Canadian Philosophical Association, a member of the Board of Directors of the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences, and a Research Affiliate of the Future Skills Centre. She is Project Director for The/La Collaborative (www.yourcollaborative.org), a partnered initiative with the mission to foster better collaborative culture around social science and humanities education, talent and impact.

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    History of Analytic Philosophy, History of Logic, German Philosophy, 19th Century.

Personal Interests

    Late blooming Soprano. Mostly Baroque.

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Books

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 Featured Title - Philosophy of Mind in the Nineteenth Century (HoPM, Vol. 5) - 1st Edition book cover