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

  SPECJALIZACJA:
  Philosophy of language, Theory of intentionality, Experimental philosophy, Metaphilosophy
e-mail: m.talasiewicz@uw.edu.pl

Department:
Institute of Philosophy, Department of Logical Semiotics

Chief Editor of Filozofia Nauki (2001-2015) (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.
Dean of the Faculty of Philosophy and Sociology (2016-2020)

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)
  • Philosophy of language

Publications in English (selected publications) :

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.
  11. „Meanders of Rationality”, [w:] I. Alechnowicz (ed.), “Information-Communication-Knowledge”, Polish Journal of Philosophy. Conference Proceedings Series , vol. 1 (2010), s. 7-18.
  12. „The core of grammar" ,Semiotica ,188 1/4 (2012), p. 271-293.
  13. „A new perspective for the theory of intentionality’, [in:] P. Stalmaszczyk (red.), Philosophical and Formal Approaches to Linguistic Analysis, Ontos Verlag, Frankfurt a. M. 2012, s. 513-525.
  14. „Philosophical insights: a case of intentionality" , Studies in Logic, Grammar and Rhetoric,40 (27), 2012, s. 187-198.
  15. (z Joanną Odrowąż-Sypniewską, Wojciechem Wciórką i Piotrem Wilkinem), Do we need a new theory of truthmaking? Some comments on Disjunction Thesis, Conjunction Thesis, Entailment Principle and explanation, Philosophical Studies ,vol. 165, 2013, p. 591-604, DOI 10.1007/s11098-012-9964-x.
  16. „‘Science as theology’, [in:] B. Brożek et al (eds.), Logic in theology,Copernicus Center Press, Kraków 2013, p. 277-291.
  17. „Categorial Grammar and the Foundations of the Philosophy of Language" [in:] P. Stalmaszczyk (ed.), ‘Philosophy of Language and Linguistics. The Legacy of Frege, Russell and Wittgenstein’, Philosophische Analyse/Philosophical Analysis vol. 53, 2014, de Gruyter [ISBN: 978-3-11-034275-8][ISSN: 2198-2066], p. 269-293 .
  18. „The Sense of a Predicate." W: P. Stalmaszczyk (ed.), Philosophy and Logic of Predication. Frankfurt am Main 2017: Peter Lang, s. 129-143. [Seria Studies in Philosophy of Language and Linguistics, vol. 7.] [Artykuł jest rozwinięciem idei zarysowanych sub 75].
  19. „Mental Files. Triggering Mechanisms, Metadata And Discernibility Of Identicals". Studia Semiotyczne, XXXI, nr 2, 2017, s. 13-35.
  20. „Reason and Faith." Eidos. A Journal for Philosophy of Culture, 1(3), 2018, s. 87-95. [praca rozwija idee zawarte w 79, 66 i 58].
  21. „Donkey Philosophy. Evidence and Explanation in Theorizing about Semantics." In: Łukasz Bogucki, Piotr Cap (eds.), Exploration in Language and Linguistics. Peter Lang, Berlin 2018, pp. 51-81.

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.