Macquarie UniversityDepartment of PhilosophyLecturer
I am a lecturer at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia. My main areas of interest are philosophy of biology, philosophy of psychology (from psychoanalysis to evolutionary psychology), philosophy of language, and the history and philosophy of race.
My current work is on philosophy of race. I am interested in the following questions. What is race? Is race biologically real, socially real, or not real at all? If there are no races, what are there? What is the relationship between race, racism, ethnicity and ethnocentrism? Can philosophy of language help us to define these terms? What role can the history of the race concept play in answe…Read more