William Jaworski. Associate Professor of Philosophy.
Ph.D. University of Notre Dame
M.A. University of Notre Dame
University of Dallas
Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics, Aristotle
Journal articles and other contributions
“Introduction to Rescher’s Metaphysics.” In Reason, Method, and Value: A Reader on the Philosophy of Nicholas Rescher, Dale Jacquette, ed. (Frankfurt: Ontos Verlag, 2009), 355-64.
“Mental Causation from the Top Down.” Erkenntnis 65 (2006): 277-99.
“Multiple-Realizability, Explanation, and the Disjunctive Move.” Philosophical Studies 108 (2002): 298-308.
“Minds, Brains, and the Human Soul.” The John C. and Jeanette D. Walton Workshop in Science, Philosophy, and Religion.
§ Lecture 1: Our Place in the Universe (October 8, 2013)
§ Lecture 3: Spirit in a Physical World (November 22, 2013)
“Hylomorphism: Naturalism without Physicalism,” Naturalistic Dualism Conference: Alternatives to Physicalism, Fordham University, October 2012
“Hylomorphism, Emergentism, and Mental Causation.” International Conference: Minds, Human and Divine – Explorations at the Interface of Philosophy of Mind and Philosophy of Religion, Fürstenried Palace, München, August 2012.
“Spirit in a Physical World: Hylomorphism and Christian Eschatology.” Hochschule für Philosophie München, Templeton Foundation Summer School, July 2012.
“Mechanisms, Patterns, and Minds,” University of Mississippi Department of Philosophy Invited Lecture, April 2012.
“Hylomorphism: What It Is and What It Isn’t.” The American Catholic Philosophical Association Annual Meeting, November 2011.
“Hylomorphism and the Problems of Mind,” Minds, Brains, and Souls: Society of Christian Philosophers Eastern Regional Conference, March 2011.
“Animalism and Personhood.” The American Philosophical Association Central Division Meeting, February 2010.
“Aristotle and the Philosophy of Mind: Hylomorphism, Physicalism, Emergentism, and Modern Biology.” Annual Aristotle and Aristotelianism Conference: Thought and Action in Aristotle and the Aristotelian Tradition, June 2009.