Thomas Hodgson is a philosopher who works on philosophy of language, metaphysics, and philosophy of mind.
‘Hodgson’ is written in Chinese as: 霍奇森.
Thomas Hodgson was a University Tutor at the School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics at Queen’s University Belfast.
Thomas Hodgson got his PhD in Philosophy from the University of St Andrews. He was a member of the Arché research centre as part of the Arts and Humanities Research Council funded project Contextualism and Relativism. His thesis is titled Propositions: An Essay on Linguistic Content. His supervisors were Herman Cappelen and François Recanati.
Thomas Hodgson. (forthcoming). Propositions as interpreted abstracta. In Chris Tillman (Ed.), Routledge handbook of propositions. Routledge.
Thomas Hodgson. (2020). The structure of content is not transparent. Topoi, 39, 425–437. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11245-017-9520-6
Thomas Hodgson. (2019). Neutral predication. Erkenntnis. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10670-019-00159-6
Thomas Hodgson. (2018). Meaning underdetermines what is said, therefore utterances express many propositions. Dialectica, 72(2), 165–189. https://doi.org/10.1111/1746-8361.12221
Thomas Hodgson. (2018). Russellians can have a no proposition view of empty names. Inquiry, 61(7), 670–691. https://doi.org/10.1080/0020174X.2017.1372307
Thomas Hodgson. (2018). Russellians can solve the problem of empty names with nonsingular propositions. Synthese. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11229-018-01971-3
Thomas Hodgson. (2013). Why we should not identify sentence structure with propositional structure. Canadian Journal of Philosophy, 43(5–6), 612–633. https://doi.org/10.1080/00455091.2013.871111
Thomas Hodgson. (2012). Propositions, structure and representation. Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society, 112(3), 339–349. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-9264.2012.00339.x
Thomas Hodgson. (2012). Structured propositions and shared content. In Piotr Stalmaszczyk (Ed.), Philosophical and formal approaches to linguistic analysis (pp. 177–195). Ontos Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110320244.177
Thomas Hodgson. (2012). Underdeterminacy and attitude-reports. Philosophical Writings, 77–85.
Thomas Hodgson. (2011). Underdeterminacy and attitude-reports. UCL Working Papers in Linguistics, 23, 21–46.
Thomas Hodgson. (2016). Propositions. International Journal of Philosophical Studies, 24(4), 585–587. https://doi.org/10.1080/09672559.2016.1219523 Review of Trenton Merricks Propositions https://doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198732563.001.0001
Thomas Hodgson. (2014). New Thinking about Propositions. Polish Journal of Philosophy, 8(2), 80–83. https://doi.org/10.5840/pjphil20148214 Review of Jeffrey C. King, Scott Soames, and Jeff Speaks New Thinking about Propositions https://doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693764.001.0001
Thomas Hodgson. (2013). Propositions: An essay on linguistic content [PhD, University of St Andrews]. http://hdl.handle.net/10023/3677
Thomas Hodgson has taught logic, ethics and metaethics, philosophy of language, history of analytic philosophy, programming to cognitive science students, and philosophy of medicine to medical students at the University of St Andrews, University College Dublin, Queen's University Belfast, and King's College London.
Thomas Hodgson was module coordinator for the undergraduate and MA module Philosophy of Language at King’s College London.