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Dr Michael Wilde

Lecturer in Philosophy


Office: Cornwallis West 155

Office Hours: Friday 10.00-11.00

Michael Wilde was appointed Lecturer in Philosophy in May 2018. He works mainly in epistemology and its application to medicine.

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Also view these in the Kent Academic Repository

Wilde, M. and Parkkinen, V. (2017). Extrapolation and the Russo–Williamson thesis. Synthese [Online]. Available at:
Parkkinen, V. et al. (2018). Evaluating Evidence of Mechanisms in Medicine: Principles and Procedures. [Online]. Springer Netherlands. Available at:
Wilde, M. (2017). Making Medical Knowledge. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science Reviews [Online]:n/a. Available at:
Total publications in KAR: 3 [See all in KAR]
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Dr Wilde teaches modules on logic and probability theory, and on the epistemology of medicine.

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Philosophy, School of European Culture and Languages, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NF

Enquiries: +44 (0)1227 827159 or email Philosophy

Last Updated: 07/01/2019