Robert SchwartzRobert Schwartz

Distinguished Professor

Office: Curtin Hall 617
Phone: (414) 229-4719
Fax: (414) 229-5022


Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Research Interests:

His research focuses on issues in the philosophy of psychology, having published works on vision, language and mathematical cognition. He also continues some lines of research in the philosophy of science and Pragmatism.

Teaching Interests:

Teaches the introduction to philosophy, philosophy of psychology, philosophy of science, and Pragmatism.

Selected Publications:

Schwartz, Robert A. “Rethinking Pragmatism.” Wiley/Blackwell. (2012) .
Schwartz, Robert A. ““The Illusion of Visual Illusions”.” The Philosophy and Psychology of Illusions Ed. Calabi, , and Spinacci, . Palgrave Press. (2012) .
Schwartz, Robert A. “In the Minds Eye.” American Journal of Psychology Ed. Peterson, , Gilliam, , and Sedgwick, . (2009) .
Schwartz, Robert A. “3D Shape: Its Unique Place in Visual Perception.” American Journal of Psychology (2009) .