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Leah Savion

Leah SavionSenior Lecturer of Philosophy
Director of Associate Instructor Training

Office: Sycamore Hall 109
Phone: 855-4705
Email: lsavion at indiana.edu

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Education

  • Tel Aviv University, B.A. 1974, M.A. 1977
  • City University of New York, Ph.D. 1989

Her specialties include logic, cognitive science, philosophy of language, philosophy of logic, epistemology and pedagogical theories. Her other research interests encompass theories of rationality, the psychology of mind and educational psychology. Recent publications include "Quick and Dirty Mental Operations: The Price of Adaptive Cognition," Pearson Custom, 2008, “Brain Power: Symbolic Logic for the Novice”, Pearson Custom, 2007, “The Role of Logical Inference in Heuristic Rationality” (with Raymundo Morado), in Logic and Philosophy of Science, Volume 5 of the Proceedings of the XXI World Congress of Philosophy 2007, “Unconfined Rationality: A Normative yet Realistic Model of Inference” (with Raymundo Morado), in An Ontology of Philosophical Studies (ed.) P.Hanna, A. McEvoy, P. Voutsina, Published by ATINER, 2006