Professor Vision works in the areas of analytic metaphysics, epistemology, philosophy of language, philosophy of mind, seventeenth- and eighteenth-century philosophy, and topics in recent moral philosophy. He is on the editorial board of The American Philosophical Quarterly. Professor Vision is also the Chair of the Greater Philadelphia Philosophy Consortium.

Selected Publications

  • Re-Emergence: Locating Conscious Properties in a Material World, MIT, 2011
  • Veritas: the Correspondence Theory and its Critics, MIT, 2004.
  • Problems of Vision, Oxford University, 1996.
  • “Perceptual Experience and Belief,” Perception and Reality, R. Schumacher, ed., Mentis, 2003.
  • “Lest We Forget the Correspondence Theory of Truth,” Analysis, 63 (2003) 136-42.
  • “Perceptual Content,” Philosophy, 73 (1998) 395-427.
  • Modern Anti-Realism and Manufactured Truth, Routledge, 1988.

Courses Taught

  • Theories of Truth
  • Later Wittgenstein
  • Epistemology
  • Early Modern Philosophy: Descartes, Locke, Hume
  • Philosophy of Language