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My research covers a range of topics at the intersection of philosophy of language and philosophical methodology, including related areas in philosophy of mind, evolutionary and social psychology, social ontology, and feminist theory. For more information about me, see my personal homepage (http://mirelafus.wixsite.com/mfus).
My aim in this paper is to examine how Kent Bach's theory of singular thought about material objects meets the requirements of transmitting de re thought. I identify a certain possible paradox haunting Bach's move of extending acquaintance in order to widen the scope of singular thought and I attempt to answer this possible paradox. First, I briefl...