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"The spread of "poststructuralist" literary theory is perhaps the best known example of a silly but noncatastrophic phenomenon."--"The Storm Over the University" (1990) by John Searle

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John Rogers Searle (born July 31, 1932 in Denver, Colorado) is an American philosopher noted for his contributions to the philosophy of language, philosophy of mind and social philosophy.

He was the first tenured professor to join the Free Speech Movement.

Bibliography

Primary

  • Speech Acts: An Essay in the Philosophy of Language (1969), Cambridge University Press, Template:ISBN [1]
  • The Campus War: A Sympathetic Look at the University in Agony (political commentary; 1971)
  • Expression and Meaning: Studies in the Theory of Speech Acts (essay collection; 1979)
  • Intentionality: An Essay in the Philosophy of Mind (1983)
  • Minds, Brains and Science: The 1984 Reith Lectures (lecture collection; 1984)
  • Foundations of Illocutionary Logic (John Searle & Daniel Vanderveken 1985)
  • The Rediscovery of the Mind (1992)
  • The Construction of Social Reality (1995)
  • The Mystery of Consciousness (review collection; 1997)
  • Mind, Language and Society: Philosophy in the Real World (summary of earlier work; 1998)
  • Rationality in Action (2001)
  • Consciousness and Language (essay collection; 2002)
  • Freedom and Neurobiology (lecture collection; 2004)
  • Mind: A Brief Introduction (summary of work in philosophy of mind; 2004)
  • Philosophy in a New Century: Selected Essays (2008)
  • Making the Social World: The Structure of Human Civilization (2010)
  • "What Your Computer Can't Know" (review of Luciano Floridi, The Fourth Revolution: How the Infosphere Is Reshaping Human Reality, Oxford University Press, 2014; and Nick Bostrom, Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies, Oxford University Press, 2014), The New York Review of Books, vol. LXI, no. 15 (October 9, 2014), pp. 52–55.
  • Seeing Things As They Are: A Theory of Perception (2015)

Secondary

  • John Searle and His Critics (Ernest Lepore and Robert Van Gulick, eds.; 1991)
  • John Searle (Barry Smith, ed.; 2003)
  • John Searle and the Construction of Social Reality (Joshua Rust; 2006)
  • Intentional Acts and Institutional Facts (Savas Tsohatzidis, ed.; 2007)
  • Searle's Philosophy and Chinese Philosophy: Constructive Engagement (Bo Mou, ed.; 2008)
  • John Searle (Joshua Rust; 2009)




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