Huw Price

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Huw Price
Born May 1953 (age 60)
Institutions University of Cambridge
Alma mater Australian National University
University of Oxford
University of Cambridge
Thesis The problem of the single case (1981)
Doctoral advisor D.H. Mellor

Huw Price (born 17 May 1953, Oxford, England) is an Australian philosopher,[1] currently the Bertrand Russell Professor in the Faculty of Philosophy, Cambridge,[2] and a Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge.[3] He was previously Challis Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Centre for Time at the University of Sydney,[4] and before that Professor of Logic and Metaphysics at the University of Edinburgh.[5] He is also one of three founders of the Centre for the Study of Existential Risk at the University of Cambridge.[6]



  • Facts and the Functions of Truth (Blackwell 1988)
  • Time's Arrow and Archimedes' Point: New Directions for the Physics of Time (Oxford University Press 1996)
  • Naturalism without Mirrors (Oxford University Press 2011)
  • Causation, Physics, and the Constitution of Reality: Russell's Republic Revisited ed. with Richard Corry (Oxford University Press 2007)
  • Expressivism, Pragmatism and Representationalism (Cambridge University Press 2013)


  1. ^ "A Companion to Philosophy in Australia and New Zealand". Retrieved 8 December 2013. 
  2. ^ "Faculty of Philosophy – Teaching and Research Staff". Retrieved 28 December 2012. 
  3. ^ "Trinity College – The Fellowship". Retrieved 28 December 2012. 
  4. ^ "Centre for Time: People". Retrieved 28 December 2012. 
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  6. ^ Lewsey, Fred (25 November 2012). "Humanity's last invention and our uncertain future". Research News. Retrieved 24 December 2012. 

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