Marco Ruffino

Academic Degree:
Professional Category:
Associate Professor

Marco Ruffino is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Campinas (UNICAMP, Brazil). He has a B.A. in Physics (UNICAMP, 1985), an M.A. in Philosophy (UNICAMP, 1990) and a Ph.D. in Philosophy (UCLA, 1996). He held former positions at the Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena (Germany) and at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ, Brazil). His fields of research are philosophy of language, philosophy of logic, philosophy of mathematics, and history of analytic philosophy, Frege.

Selected Publications

Deferred Utterances and Proper Contexts”. Disputatio IV, p. 100-120 (2012).

Context and Quantifier Domain”. Manuscrito 32, p. 283-307 (2009).

Why Frege would not be a Neo-Fregean”. Mind 112, p. 51-78 (2003).

Extensions as Representative Objects in Frege’s Logic”. Erkenntnis 52, p. 239-252 (2000).

The Context Principle and Wittgenstein’s Criticism of Russell’s Theory of Types”. Synthese 98, p. 401-414 (1994).