David Dilworth

David Dilworth

Professor
Ph.D. Fordham University, 1963
Ph.D. Columbia University, 1970

Harriman Hall 254
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-3750
Tel: (631) 632-7570
David.Dilworth@stonybrook.edu


Areas of Specialization

History of philosophy, comparative philosophy, systematic metaphysics


David Dilworth regularly contributes translation and commentary to journals and books in the areas of modern Japanese philosophy, most recently in The Sourcebook for Modern Japanese Philosophy: Selected Documents (Greenwood Press, 1998). He is the author of Philosophy in World Perspective: A comparative Hermeneutic of the Major Theories (Yale, 1989), which is a systematic coordination of the principles of the classics of world philosophy. Dilworth is a specialist in modern Japanese Philosophy (The Kyoto School) and has interests in traditional figures such as K_kai and D_gen. He also specializes in classical American Pragmatism (Peirce, James, Dewey) and American transcendentalism stemming from Emerson.

Upcoming Events

  

 

Lecture

Shari Stone-Mediatore

Colonialism and Mass Incarceration: 
How America Disguises Its Violence

Thursday, April 13th
4:30 pm

 

 

MA in Philosophy and the Arts
Alumni Conference & Celebration

Thinking Back/Looking On

Friday, April 28th
12:30-8:00 pm

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Dissertation Defense

Eva Boodman
"White Ignorance and Complicit Responsibility"

Wednesday, May 10th
1:00 pm

 

 

Dissertation Defense

Cara O'Connor  
"Empowerment-Respect, Self-Respect, and Political Liberalism"

Wednesday, May 10th
4:00 pm

Department of Philosophy      Harriman Hall 213, Stony Brook, NY 11794     Phone: (631) 632-7570
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