Patrick Smith

Lecturer Faculty
History of Philosophy, Early Modern and Modern Philosophy
Phone: (415) 338-3178
Office Hours:
Tue: 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Thu: 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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Office hours are held over Zoom. The Zoom link is available on iLearn. Please email the instructor directly to schedule an appointment to meet outside of office hours.


Research Interests
  • Classical Pragmatism (James, Peirce, and Dewey)
  • Analytic Pragmatism (Sellars, Rorty, Putnam, and Brandom)
  • History of Early Modern Philosophy (esp. Descartes) History of Modern Philosophy (esp. Kant)
  • Intellectual History (esp. History of American Philosophy)