John McGuire

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Adjunct Instructor Social Science & Cultural Studies jmcguire@pratt.edu 718.399.4529 p Brooklyn Campus, DeKalb Hall 201

Education

B.A., New York University; M.A., The New School University.

Biography

Areas of Specialization: 18th-19th century German Philosophy (with a particular interest in Nietzsche), Aesthetics, and Metaphysics. Areas of Competence: History of Philosophy, History and Philosophy of Science, Ethics Current Research Interests: Nietzsche"s Metaphysics and Philosophy of Science, in the context of 19th century science; Rousseau"s philosophical psychology, in the context of 18th-century philosophy and science; theories of moral rights; the nature and limits of normativity.