Pablo Muchnik

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

INSTITUTE FOR LIBERAL ARTS & INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES


B.A. Universidad de Buenos Aires
M.A. New School University
Ph.D. New School University

Pablo Muchnik specializes in Kant, early modern philosophy, ethics, and political philosophy. He taught at Siena College (NY) from 2003 to 2010.

He is the author of Kant's Theory of Evil: An Essay on the Dangers of Self-Love and the Aprioricity of History (Lexington Books, 2009), editor of the first two volumes of Rethinking Kant (Cambridge Scholar Publishers, Vol. I, 2008; Vol. II, forthcoming), co-editor (with Sharon Anderson-Gold) of Kant's Anatomy of Evil (Cambridge University Press, 2010), and director of the series Kantian Questions from Cambridge Scholar Publishers. Dr. Muchnik is the recipient of various national and international scholarships and awards, and is currently vicepresident of the North American Kant Society.

            

In addition to the North American Kant Society, Dr. Muchnik is also involved in the following professional activities and projects:

PUBLICATIONS

  • 1992
  • "P£blico y Privado. La Representaci¢n en Hobbes," Segundas Jornadas de Filosof¡a de la Fundaci¢n Origen, El Pensamiento en los Umbrales del siglo XXI
  • 1992
  • "El Problema de Dios en el Leviat n de Hobbes," Bolet¡n De La Asociaci¢n De Estudios Hobbesianos, N. 3
  • 1994
  • "La Ficci¢n Antropol¢gica. El enigma del Otro," Actas del Primer Congreso de Americanistas
  • 1995
  • "Modernidad y Etnocidio," The Janey Program in Latin American Studies. Newsletter, Graduate Faculty, New School for Social Research
  • 2001
  • "Radical Evil: Between the Trivial and the Diabolical," Contemporary Philosophy, Volume XXIII, No. 3& 4
  • 2001
  • "On the Possibility of the Language of 'Radical Evil'," Academic Forum, Volume X, Number 1
  • 2003
  • "Substance and the Emergence of the Cogito in Meditation II," Review Journal of Philosophy and Social Science, Vol. XXVIII
  • 2004
  • "The Fragmented Will -Kant on Evil," in Value Theory
  • 2006
  • "On the Alleged Vacuity of Kant's Concept of Evil," Kant-Studien 97
  • 2006
  • "An Essay on the Principles of Rousseau's Anthropology", Philosophy and Social Criticism, Vol. 26
  • 2008
  • "Competing Enlightenment Narratives: A Case Study Of Rorty's Anti-Kantianism," included in Rethinking Kant: Volume I
  • 2008
  • Rethinking Kant: Volume 1, Editor and contributor
  • 2008
  • "Kant y la Antinomia de la Raz¢n Pol¡tica Moderna," Revista Latinoamericana de Filosof¡a, Vol. XXXIV No 1
  • 2009
  • Kant's Theory of Evil: An Essay on The Dangers of Self-Love and the Aprioricity of History
  • 2009
  • "An Alternative Proof of the Universal Propensity to Evil," in Kant's Anatomy of Evil
  • 2009
  • "Kant on the Sources of Evil," Proceedings of the 10th International Kant Congress
  • 2010
  • Kant's Anatomy of Evil, Co-editor with Sharon Anderson-Gold and contributor
  • 2010
  • Rethinking Kant: Volume 2, Editor
  • 2011
  • "Immanuel Kant," article for the Encyclopedia of Consumer Culture
  • 2013
  • Review of "James J. DiCenso, Kant's Religion within the Boundaries of Mere Reason: A Commentary," in International Journal for Philosophy of Religion
  • 2013
  • Review of "Lara Denis (ed.), Kant's Metaphysics of Morals: A Critical Guide" Kantian Review
  • 2013
  • "Kant's Religious Constructivism," in The Critical Companion to Religion Within the Boundaries of Mere Reason
  • 2013
  • "Reflections on Robert Louden's Kant's Human Being: Essays on His Theory of Human Nature," Kantian Review 19
  • 2014
  • Rethinking Kant: Volume 4, Co-editor with Oliver Thorndike
  • 2014
  • "The Heart as Locus of Moral Struggle in Religion," in Kant on Emotion and Value

GRANTS

  • 1992
  • CONICET Internal Scholarship
  • 1994
  • CONICET Internal Scholarship
  • 1994
  • OAS Full Scholarship
  • 1995
  • CONICET External Scholarship
  • 1996
  • New School for Social Research University Fellowship
  • 1997
  • Bremen Universit„t
  • 1998
  • Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universit„t
  • 1998
  • DAAD Sandwich Program
  • 1999
  • Fundaci¢n Antorchas Grant
  • 2000
  • Fundaci¢n Antorchas Grant
  • 2000
  • DAAD Sandwich Program
  • 2004
  • Summer Research Awards at Siena College
  • 2004
  • Carnegie Council for Ethics
  • 2005
  • Summer Research Awards at Siena College
  • 2009
  • Summer Research Awards at Siena College

Pablo Muchnik

contact

pablo_muchnik@emerson.edu
617.824.8564
Walker 907

Tue-Thu 8.30-10