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Prof Dan Robinson

Faculty Fellow
Linacre College

Linacre College 
Oxford, OX1 3JA

Research Interests

Philosophy of mind; philosophy of psychology; philosophy of law

Career & Education

B.A. Colgate University (1958)
Ph. D. (Neuropsychology), the City University of New York

Dan Robinson

Representative Publications

  1. Wild Beasts and Idle Humours: The Insanity Defense from Antiquity to the Present. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1996.

  2. Praise and Blame: Moral Realism and Its Applications. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2002.

  3. Consciousness and Mental Life. New York: Columbia University Press, 2008

  4. How Is Nature Possible? The Project of Kant’s First Critique. London: Continuum, 2012

  5. Scientism: The New Orthodoxy. Richard Williams and Daniel N. Robinson, eds. London: Bloomsbury, 2015.

  6. “Consciousness: The First Frontier”. Theory & Psychology (2010) Vol. 20 (6): 781-793

  7. "Do the people of the United States form a nation? James Wilson’s theory of rights”. International Journal of Constitutional Law, (2010) Vol. 8, No.2, pp. 287-297

  8. “Kant’s (Seamless) Refutation of Idealism”. Review of Metaphysics (2010) vol. 64, pp. 291-301.

  9. "Personhood: What's In a Name?" New Ideas in Psychology. (2012) vol. 30, 89–96.

  10. “Determinism: Did Libet Make the Case?” Philosophy, (2012) 87, pp 395-401.

  11. “Big brains and Boskops: Phrenology lives!” Theory & Psychology, (2013), vol. 23, 3: 391-396.

  12. "Witherspoon, Scottish philosophy and the American Founding". The Journal of Scottish Philosophy 13.3 (2015): 249–264. 

  13. Religious Liberty: Essays on First Amendment Jurisprudence. Daniel N. Robinson and Richard Williams, eds. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016 (forthcoming

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