Professor of Philosophy and Canada Research Chair, University of British Columbia
What Love Is And What It Could Be, Basic Books, 2017
Grounding Concepts: An Empirical Basis for Arithmetical Knowledge, Oxford University Press, 2008
I’m an interdisciplinary philosopher with research concentrations in epistemology and metaphysics. My first book was about knowledge of arithmetic, and my second is on the nature of romantic love.
Imagine youre going home for the holidays, and this year youre introducing a new partner to your family. Slightly awkward? Ok. Now imagine your old partner is there as well. Oh, and theyre still your partner too. Were...
You know how to find happiness: Just meet Prince Charming (or Cinderella), overcome all obstacles, get married. The end. Sure, we kind of know real life doesnt work like that. And yet this romantic story remains right...