Philosophy

Philosophy research

The Department of Philosophy encompasses a vibrant research community. Two research clusters organise regular events - including public lectures, seminar series, reading groups, workshops and conferences:

 

Staff research

We have several additional areas of shared expertise:

Aesthetics. Edward Kanterian, Simon Kirchin, Todd Mei and Lubomira Radoilska.
Aristotle. Graeme A. Forbes, Todd Mei and Lubomira Radoilska.
Democracy: its problems and prospects. Kristoffer Ahlstrom-Vij and Edward Kanterian.
Epistemic norms: including epistemic consequentialism. Kristoffer Ahlstrom-Vij, Jason Konek, Michael Wilde and Jon Williamson.
Kant. Edward Kanterian, Camillia Kong and Lubomira Radoilska.
Moral psychology: including agency and responsibility, autonomy, decisional capacity, selfhood and personal identity. Camillia Kong and Lubomira Radoilska.
Philosophical methodology: including the nature of philosophy, the scope of mathematical methods within philosophy, and the interface between continental and analytic philosophy. David Corfield, Graeme A. Forbes, Edward Kanterian, Simon Kirchin, Todd Mei and Jon Williamson.
Philosophy of medicine: including psychiatry, psychology and medicine, and medical methodology. David Corfield, Camillia Kong, Veli-Pekka Parkkinen, Lubomira Radoilska, Christian Wallmann, Michael Wilde and Jon Williamson.
Post-Kantian philosophy. Edward Kanterian and Todd Mei.

See the staff pages for individual researchers’ interests.

 

 

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

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Last Updated: 20/03/2017