William Tait


William Tait is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Philosophy. His research focuses on logic and the philosophy of mathematics and its history. He is the author of The Provenance of Pure Reason: Essays in the Philosophy of Mathematics and Its History  (Oxford University Press, 2005) and editor of Early Analytic Philosophy: Frege, Russell, Wittgenstein (in honor of Leonard Linsky) (Open Court, 1996). He has taught at Stanford, the University of Illinois-Chicago, and Aarhus University in addition to the University of Chicago, and continues to teach classes and lead workshops in his retirement.