Areas of Specialization: Kant, Aesthetics, Moral Philosophy
Areas of Competence: Modern Philosophy (esp. 18th Century), German Idealism, Philosophy of Imagination, Moral Theology
2008-2016 PhD, Philosophy, Tel-Aviv University (Israel)
Dissertation Title: “Imagination and the Moral Dimension: On the Productive Functions of the Power of Imagination in the Philosophy of Immanuel Kant”, (Supervisor: Eli Friedlander)
2003-2007 MA,summa cum laude, Philosophy, Tel-Aviv University (Israel)
Thesis Title: “Reading in the Philosophical Text as a Moral Action: On Stanley Cavell’s Moral Perfectionism”, (Supervisor: Eli Friedlander)
2000-2002 BA, magna cum laude, Philosophy; General and Interdisciplinary Studies, Tel-Aviv University (Israel)
1. Imagination and the Moral Dimension: On the Productive Functions of the Power of Imagination in the Philosophy of Immanuel Kant (Tel-Aviv University, 2017).
2. “The Language of Ciphers in Kant’s Third Critique: How to Represent Natural Beauty as Meaningful?”, in: Con-Textos Kantianos: International Journal of Philosophy, No. 12, December 2020, ISSN: 2386-7655 (2020), pp. 338-357. *
3. “The Nature of Moral Faith:From Natural Beauty to Ethico-Theology in Kant’s Third Critique”, in: Revista Portuguesa de Filosofia (RPF), Edited by António Costa, Vol. 75, no. 1 (April 2019), Braga: Axioma - Publicacções da Faculdade de Filosofia, DOI doi.org/10.17990/RPF/2019_75_1_0117 (2019), pp. 117-144. *
4 . “From Natural Beauty to Moral Theology: Aesthetic Experience, Moral Ideal, and God in Immanuel Kant’s Third Critique”, in: Proceedings of the European Society for Aesthetics (ISSN: 1664-5278), Edited by Fabian Dorsch and Dan-Eugen Ratiu, Vol. 11, 2019, Published by the European Society for Aesthetics, pp. 319-338.
5. “The Final End of Imagination - On the Relationship between Moral Ideal and Reflectivity in Immanuel Kant's Critique of the Power of Judgment”, in: Filosofia Unisinos: Unisinos Journal of Philosophy (ISSN: 1984-8234), Edited by Adriano de Brito, Vol. 18, no. 2 (May/August 2017), São Leopoldo: Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos, DOI dx.doi.org/10.4013/fsu.2017.182.05 (2017), pp. 107-115. *
6 . “The Aesthetic Dimension of Moral Faith: On the Connection between Aesthetic Experience of Nature and the Moral Proof of God in Kant’s ThirdCritique”, in: Proceedings of the European Society for Aesthetics (ISSN: 1664-5278), Edited by Fabian Dorsch and Dan-Eugen Ratiu, Vol. 9, 2017, Published by the European Society for Aesthetics (2017), pp. 202-218.
7. “Representing an Object (Even) Without its Presence: On the Function of the Power of Imagination in the Critique of Pure Reason”, in: Iyyun the Jerusalem Philosophical Quarter, Volume 62, 2013, Published by the S.H. Bergman Center for Philosophical Studies, the Faculty of Humanities at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (2013), pp. 362-369 [in Hebrew].
8. “The Problem of the Highest Good: An Aesthetic Outlook”, in: The Court of Reason (Proceedings of the XIII. International Kant-Congress), edited by Camilla Serck-Hanssen and Beatrix Himmelmann. Berlin/Boston: De Gruyter (forthcoming)
9. “Michel Chaouli, Thinking with Kant’s Critique of Judgment, Harvard University Press, 2017 Pp. xiii + 312 ISBN 9780674971363”, in: Kantian Review, Vol. 25 no.2, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 313-317.
10. “Joseph J. Tinguely, Kant and the Reorientation of Aesthetics: Finding the World, Routledge, 2018, 1 + 233 ISBN 9781138081970”, in: SGIR (Society for German Idealism and Romanticism) Review (ISSN: 2577-0233), Vol. 2, no. 2, 2019, Published by the SGIR Review, New York City: NY (2019), pp. 126-140.
A. “The Language of Aesthetics: Meier, Kant, Hegel” (in process).
B. “The Moral Expression of Beauty: Rethinking the Relationship between Aesthetics and Morality in Kant’s Third Critique”
C. The Figurative Language of Nature: How to Represent Natural Beauty as Meaningful?
D. Can Kant's Aesthetics have a Doctrine of Methods? An Implicit Answer
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