Peter Olen: Wilfrid Sellars and the Foundations of Normativity

  • Catherine Legg


All contributions included in the present issue were originally prepared for an “Author Meets Critics” session organized by Carl Sachs for the Eastern Division Meeting of the American Philosophical Association in Savannah, Georgia, on 5th January, 2018.


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Legg, Catherine, 2015. “The Purpose of the Essential Indexical.” In The Commens Working Papers: Preprints, Research Reports & Scientific Communications, edited by Mats Bergman, Sami Paavola and João Queiroz.

Legg, Catherine and James Franklin, 2017. “Perceiving Necessity.” Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 98: 320–43.

Olen, Peter, 2016. Wilfrid Sellars and the Foundations of Normativity. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Sellars, Wilfrid, 1947. “Pure Pragmatics and Epistemology.” Philosophy of Science 14: 181–202.

———, 1949. “Language, Rules and Behavior.” In John Dewey: Philosopher of Science and Freedom, edited by Sidney Hook, pp. 289–315. New York: Dial Press.