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 Teresa  Britton

Teresa Britton

Professor of Philosophy

Office: 3526 - Coleman Hall
Phone: 217-581-6990
Email: tbritton@eiu.edu


Professor Britton specializes in epistemology and metaphysics. 


Frequently Taught Courses

PHI 1900G Logic and Critical Thinking
PHI 3780 Philosophy of Science
EIU 4167 Meaning of Life

Education

B.A. in Philosophy from Miami University (Ohio), and PhD in Philosophy from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. She was also a Graduate Exchange Fellow at the University of Warwick (England).

Selected Publications

"The Limits of Hylomorphism" (Metaphysica 2012)
"On What We Don't Know " (Epestemologia, issue 1, 2008)
"A Priori Knowledge and the Limits of the Human Mind " (Epistemologia, issue 2, 2006)
"The Problem of Verisimilitude and Counting Partially Identical Properties," (Synthese, July 2004) 

Selected Conference Presentations

Professor Britton has presented papers at numerous professional conferences, including the Illinois Philosophical Association and the American Philosophical Association.

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