Philosophy and Model Theory
Tim Button and Sean Walsh
Tim Button, Senior Lecturer and Fellow, St John's College, Cambridge, and Sean Walsh, Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy, University of California, Los Angeles
Tim Button is a Senior Lecturer, and a Fellow of St John's College, at the University of Cambridge. His first book, The Limits of Realism (OUP 2013) explores the relationship between words and world; between semantics and scepticism. His main research interests lie in meta(meta)physics, logic, mathematics, and language. In 2014 he received a Philip Leverhulme Prize.
Sean Walsh did his graduate work in philosophy and mathematics at the University of Notre Dame, where he received a PhD in Logic and the Foundations of Mathematics. He is an Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy at the University of California, Los Angeles.
Wilfrid Hodges was Professor of Mathematics at Queen Mary, University of London, from 1987 to 2006. He is the author of textbooks on model theory (1997) and mathematical logic (2007), and a classic introduction to logic first published in 1977.