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DEPARTMENT CHAIR:
Reginald S. Lilly, Professor of Philosophy

ADMINISTRATIVE COORDINATOR:
Ruby Grande

Larry Jorgensen



Larry M. Jorgensen
Associate
Professor

 

Office: Ladd 212
Phone: 518-580-5404
Email: ljorgens@skidmore.edu
Website:http://www.skidmore.edu/~ljorgens/

Degree

Ph.D., Yale University, 2007

Teaching and Research Interests

Early Modern Philosophy; Philosophy of Mind; Metaphysics


Select Publications

Refereed Papers

"Leibniz on Perceptual Distinctness, Activity, and Sensation," Journal of the History of Philosophy (forthcoming)

"Mind the Gap: Reflection and Consciousness in Leibniz," in Consciousness in Early Modern Philosophy (Studia Leibnitiana Sonderheft), ed. Christian Barth (forthcoming).

"Descartes on Music: Between the Ancients and the Aestheticians," British Journal of Aesthetics 52 (2012): 407-424.

"Leibniz on Memory and Consciousness," British Journal for the History of Philosophy 19 (2011): 887-916.

"Russell's Leibnizian Concept of Vagueness," History of Philosophy Quarterly 28 (2011): 289-301.

"Seventeenth-Century Theories of Consciousness," Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (July 2010).

"The Principle of Continuity and Leibniz's Theory of Consciousness," Journal of the History of Philosophy 47 (2009): 223-248.

Metaphysics and the Good: Themes from the Philosophy of Robert Merrihew

Edited Volumes

New Essays on Leibniz's Theodicy, co-edited with Samuel Newlands (under contract with Oxford University Press, currently in production).

Metaphysics and the Good: Themes from the Philosophy of Robert Merrihew Adams, eds. Samuel Newlands and Larry M. Jorgensen (Oxford University Press, January 2009).