John Searle

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John Rogers Searle
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Searle at Christ Church, Oxford, 2005
Born (1932-07-31) July 31, 1932 (age 85)
Denver, Colorado, US
Alma mater University of Wisconsin
Christ Church, Oxford
Spouse(s) Dagmar Searle[1]
Era Contemporary philosophy
Region Western philosophy
School Analytic
Main interests
Notable ideas
Indirect speech acts
Chinese room
Biological naturalism
Website Homepage at UC Berkeley
Signature
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John Rogers Searle (/sɜːrl/; born 31 July 1932) is an American philosopher. He is the Willis S. and Marion Slusser Professor Emeritus of the Philosophy of Mind and Language and Professor of the Graduate School at the University of California, Berkeley. He is known for his contributions to the philosophy of language, philosophy of mind, and social philosophy, he began teaching at UC Berkeley in 1959.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Introduction: John Searle in Czech Context" (PDF). Sav.sk. 2012. Retrieved April 21, 2017.