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, Lauren Ware and Lubomira Radoilska.
  • Ancient Greek philosophy: Todd Mei, Lubomira Radoilska, Kelli Rudolph and Lauren Ware.
  • Causality: Graeme A. Forbes, Veli-Pekka Parkkinen, Christian Wallmann, Michael Wilde and Jon Williamson.
  • Democracy: Edward Kanterian, Lubomira Radoilska and Lauren Ware.
  • Emotions and convictions: Alexandra Couto, Todd Mei, Lubomira Radoilska and Lauren Ware.
  • Epistemic norms: Graeme A. Forbes, Jason Konek, Lubomira Radoilska, Michael Wilde and Jon Williamson.
  • Kant: Edward Kanterian and Lubomira Radoilska.
  • Agency and responsibility: Alexandra Couto, Graeme A. Forbes 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, Veli-Pekka Parkkinen, Lubomira Radoilska, Christian Wallmann, Michael Wilde and Jon Williamson.
  • Post-Kantian philosophy: Edward Kanterian and Todd Mei.
  • Pragmatism: Jeremy Carrette and Graeme A. Forbes.
  • Probability: David Corfield, Jason Konek, Christian Wallmann and Jon Williamson.

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: 06/11/2017