NAME, DEGREE, TITLE:
  dr hab. - adiunkt
  MIESZKO TAŁASIEWICZ

e-mail: m.talasiewicz@uw.edu.pl

Department:
Institute of Philosophy, Department of Logical Semiotics

Chief Editor of Filozofia Nauki (Philosophy of Science) Quarterly.
Director of Doctoral Studies at the Institute of Philosophy for academic year 2007/2008 and 2008-2012 term.
UW Senator in 2005/2008 term, member of Senate's Commission of Budget and Finance,
Member of Electors' Collegium of UW in 2008-2012 term.

Areas of expertise:
Philosophy of Language,
Philosophy of Science,
Rationality Theory

Courses taught over recent years:

  • Logical Semiotics for MISH-u and philosophy
  • Ontology for philosophy
  • Logic for sociology, polish and russian philologies, IINiSB, psychology
  • Seminar Wybrane problemy filozofii języka (Selected Problems of Philosophy of Language, together with dr hab. Joanna Odrowąż-Sypniewska)

Publications in English:

Books :

  1. Philosophy of Syntax - Foundational Topics, Springer, Dordrecht Heidelberg London New York 2010, http://www.springer.com/978-90-481-3287-4

Papers :

  1. „Asymmetrical Semantics”, [in:] P. Stalmaszczyk (ed.), Philosophy of Language and Linguistics, Ontos Verlag, Frankfurt a. M. 2010, p. 329-345
  2. „Geach’s program and the foundations of Categorial Grammar”, in: Eero Tarasti (ed.), Communication: Understanding/Misunderstanding, Proceedings of the 9th Congress of the IASS/AIS Helsinki-Imatra 2007, Acta Semiotica Fennica XXXIV, 2009, s. 1731-1742.
  3. „Simple Syntax: Back to the Roots”, [w:] J. Odrowąż-Sypniewska (red.), Logic, methodology and philosophy of science at Warsaw University vol. 4, Wydawnictwo Naukowe Semper, Warszawa 2008, s. 108–119.
  4. “Pragmatic Approach to Vagueness”, [w:] A. Brożek (red.), Filozoficzne problemy nauki, Wyd. Naukowe Semper, Lwów-Warszawa 2008, s. 318-323.
  5. „Some intuitions about situations”, [w:] A. Brożek (red.), Logic, methodology and philosophy of science at Warsaw University vol. 3, Wydawnictwo Naukowe Semper, Warszawa 2008, s. 104–121.
  6. "On the Concept of Rationality", [w:] J. J. Jadacki, J. Paśniczek. (red.), The Lwow-Warsaw School – The New Generation, Poznań Studies in the Philosophy of the Sciences and the Humanities, vol. 89, Rodopi, Amsterdam/New York 2006, s. 485–503.
  7. "Primitive predicates and ostensive definition. An Inquiry into the Problem of Meaning",[w:] A. Brożek, J. Jadacki, W. Strawiński (red.), Logic, methodology and philosophy of science at Warsaw University vol. 2, Wydawnictwo Naukowe Semper, Warszawa 2005, s. 137-148.
  8. "The Concept of Rationality of Empirical Sciences", [w:] M. Tałasiewicz (red.) Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science at Warsaw University, Biblioteka Filozofii Nauki t. 5., Wydział Filozofii i Socjologii Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego, Wyd. Naukowe Semper, Warszawa 2002.
  9. "Maria Kokoszyńska-Lutmanowa - Methodology, Semantics, Truth", [w:] jak wyżej, s. 129-133.
  10. "Jan Łukasiewicz - The Quest for the Form of Science", [w:] W. Krajewski (red.), Polish Philosophers of Science and Nature in the 20th century, Poznań Studies in the Philosophy of the Sciences and the Humanities, Rodopi, Amsterdam - New York 2001, s. 27-35.

Editing Collections

  1. M. Tałasiewicz (red.) Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science at Warsaw University, Biblioteka Filozofii Nauki t. 5., Wydział Filozofii i Socjologii Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego, Wyd. Naukowe Semper, Warszawa 2002.