ELI I. LICHTENSTEIN

ELI I. LICHTENSTEIN



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Teaching Fellow in Philosophy at the University of Edinburgh, specializing in philosophy of science, aesthetics, environmental philosophy, and the history of late modern philosophy. Research interests: values in science, the relation between scientific and artistic understanding, environmental art and aesthetics, anthropocentrism and ecocentrism, and the history of ideas centered on these issues.

Ph.D. in Philosophy, University of Michigan (2019); B.A. in Philosophy and B.S. in Physics, Stanford University (2011)

RECENT PAPERS:
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  • 'Inconvenient Truth and Inductive Risk in Covid-19 Science'
         Philosophy of Medicine 3.1 (2022): 1–25
          published version  |  PDF


  • 'Revaluing Laws of Nature in Secularized Science'
         in Y. Ben-Menahem (ed.), Rethinking the Concept of Law of Nature (Springer, 2022), 347–377
          published version  |  preprint


  • '(Mis)Understanding scientific disagreement: Success versus pursuit-worthiness in theory choice'
         Studies in History and Philosophy of Science 85 (2021): 166–175
          published version  |  preprint


  • 'Artistic Objectivity: From Ruskin's 'Pathetic Fallacy' to Creative Receptivity'
         British Journal of Aesthetics 61.4 (2021): 505–526
          published version  |  preprint


  • 'Classical Form or Modern Scientific Rationalization? Nietzsche on the Drive to Ordered Thought as Apollonian Power and Socratic Pathology'
         Journal of Nietzsche Studies 52.1 (2021): 105–134
          published version  |  preprint


  • 'How Anti-Humeans Can Embrace a Thermodynamic Reduction of Time's Causal Arrow'
         Philosophy of Science 88.5 (2021): 1161–1171
          published version  |  preprint


  • 'Nietzsche contra Sublimation'
         Journal of the History of Philosophy 58.4 (2020): 755–778
          published version  |  preprint


  • 'Sensory Force, Sublime Impact, and Beautiful Form'
         British Journal of Aesthetics 49.4 (2019): 449–464
          published version  |  preprint


  • 'The Passions and Disinterest: From Kantian Free Play to Creative Determination by Power, via Schiller and Nietzsche'
         Ergo 6.9 (2019): 249–279   
         published version  |  PDF 







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