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Dretske in September 2012
Fredrick Irwin Dretske
December 9, 1932
|Died||July 24, 2013(aged 80)|
|Cause of death||Heart failure|
|Alma mater||University of Minnesota|
|Awards||Jean Nicod Prize (1994)|
His later work centered on conscious experience and self-knowledge. Additionally, he was awarded the Jean Nicod Prize in 1994. Dretske received his Ph.D from The University of Minnesota and taught for a number of years at the University of Wisconsin–Madison before moving to Stanford University.
After retiring from Stanford, he moved to Duke University where he was Senior Research Scholar in Philosophy until his death in 2013. Dretske died on July 24, 2013 from heart failure, aged 80.
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