Keith Donnellan (1931-2015)

Keith Donnellan, professor emeritus in the philosophy department at UCLA, has died. Donnellan was known for his work in philosophy of language, particularly on definite descriptors. I will post links to obituaries as they appear.

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Mike Jacovides
Mike Jacovides
9 years ago

He was an excellent philosopher, teacher, and person. I’d like to think that people had only good opinions about him. For what it’s worth, he taught a first-year seminar on Locke that launched me on my philosophical path.