Michael A. Simon

Michael Simon

Professor Emeritus
J.D. Cardozo School of Law, 1989
Ph.D. Harvard University, 1967
B.A. Amherst College, 1958


Selected Publications

Books

  • Understanding Human Action: Social Explanation and the Vision of Social Science
  • The Matter of Life: Philosophical Problems of Biology

Articles

  • "Law, Technology, and the Environment"
  • "Law, Democracy, and Majority Rule"
  • "Truth, Justice, and Probabilistic Reasoning"
  • "Insanity and Criminality"
  • "Sociobiology: The Aesop's Fables of Science"
  • "Could There Be a Conscious Automaton?"

 

Curriculum Vitae

Upcoming Events


Don Ihde Distinguished Alumni Award

September 15th, 4 pm

Terry Pinkard
"Hegel's History of Metaphysics"

 

Lecture

September 29th, 4 pm

Georgia Warnke, University of California, Riverside
"Historical Understanding and the 'Blemish of Extraordinary Moral Legacies'"

 

Lecture

October 12th, 4 pm

Klaus Vieweg, Jena University
"The Concept of Action in Hegel's Practical Philosophy and Aesthetics"

 

Dissertation Defense

October 13th, 11 am

Miles Hentrup
"Once Again from the Beginning: On the Relationship of Skepticism and Philosophy in Hegel's System"

 

 

 

 

 

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