Grosholz Emily

Pennsylvania State University
Equipe de recherche principale (hors annuaire): 
The Pennsylvania State University
Equipe(s) de recherche secondaire(s): 
Adresse électronique: 
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  • Leibniz, Time, and History. Special issue of Studia Leibnitiana which I guest edited. Some of these essays  were the basis of a panel discussion at the Leibniz Weltkongress, Hannover, September 2011; it includes contributions by Jean-Pascal Anfray (Ecole normale supérieure), Michael Futch  (University of Tulsa), Ursula Goldenbaum (Emory University), Samuel Levey (Dartmouth), and Elhanan Yakira (Hebrew University) and myself. Forthcoming in 2013.
  • Logic and Knowledge. Co-edited with Carlo Cellucci and Emiliano Ippoliti. The Introduction is written jointly by the three editors, and the collection of eighteen essays includes my “Logic, Mathematics, Heterogeneity.” Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2011.
  • Representation and Productive Ambiguity in Mathematics and the Sciences. Oxford University Press, 2007. This book has been given substantive, positive reviews in Philosophia Mathematica,  Review of Metaphysics, Isis, British Journal for Philosophy of Science, Studia Leibitiana, Philosophical Reviews (Notre Dame, on line journal), the Mathematical Intelligencer, Metascience, History and Philosophy of Logic, and O nó dó problema ocidental (a philosophical blog in Portuguese).
  • The Legacy of Simone de Beauvoir. Edited. A collection of essays inspired by the 50th anniversary of The Second Sex. Essays by Susan James, Catherine Wilson, Claude Imbert, Toril Moi, Michèle Le Doeuff, Nancy Bauer, Anne Stevenson, and myself, as well as my Introduction and my translations of the Imbert and Le Doeuff essays.  Oxford University Press, 2004 / 2006.
  • The Growth of Mathematical Knowledge. Edited, with Herbert Breger. The Introduction is written by myself, and my essay, “The Partial Integration of Domains, Hybrids, and the Growth of Mathematical Knowledge,” is included. Synthèse Library 289. Kluwer, 1999.
  • Leibniz's Science of the Rational. Co-authored with Elhanan Yakira. Studia Leibnitiana Sonderheft 26. Franz Steiner Verlag, 1998.
Thèmes de recherche: 
Histoire de l'enseignement des sciences et/ou des techniques
Histoire de la chimie, alchimie
Histoire de la physique
Histoire de l'astronomie, astrophysique, cosmologie
Histoire des mathématiques
Histoire des relations entre sciences, techniques et sociétés
Histoire des sciences de la vie, biologie
Logique (philosophique et mathématique)
Histoire de la logique
Philosophie de la logique
Philosophie de la chimie
Philosophie de la physique et des systèmes complexes
Philosophie des mathématiques
Philosophie générale des sciences
Périodes et zones géographiques d'intérêt: 
XXe siècle
Amérique du Nord
Europe occidentale
Type d'approche: 
Epistémologique et philosophique
Histoire conceptuelle