Thomas F. Pyne
California State University, Sacramento
  Department of Philosophy
  College of Arts & Letters

 Spring 2017

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Ph.D., Notre Dame, 1977.

Professor of Philosophy, California State University, Dominguez Hills, 1972-84.

Professor of Philosophy, California State University, Sacramento, 1984-




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Office: Mendocino Hall 3016

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MW 10:30-11:30; Other times by appointment

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(916) 278-7288

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Sacramento, CA 95819-6033


Spring 2017 Classes


Most Recent Papers

"Arrow's Theorem and Democratic Political Practice," Contemporary Philosophy (2003)

"Omniscience and What We Know by Perception," (In Preparation)


Research Projects/Interests

Externalist theories of perception

Metaphysical presuppositions of our capacity for indexical thought

Professional Associations

American Philosophical Association

American Catholic Philosophical Association

Society of Christian Philosophers

Philosophy of Time Society


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Updated: February 22, 2017