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Paul Giladi

Teaching and Research Fellow

School Of Philosophy
Newman Building
Belfield
Dublin 4

Tel: +353 1 7168352
Email: paul.giladi@ucd.ie

Biography

[For pre-prints of my papers, please link to: https://ucd.academia.edu/PaulGiladi]

 
Presentations

* - invited

 2017

-     *The Dynamics of Discourse: Vulnerability in the Intersubjectivist Turn, The Ethics of Vulnerability, UCD Centre for Ethics and Public Life, November.

-       *Speculative Naturalism and Decolonising the Space of Reasons, Nature and Human Nature: Between Classical German Idealism and Contemporary Thought, University of Padua, December.   

-       *'Embodied Meaning and Art as Sense-Making: A Critique of Beiser's Interpretation of the 'End of Art Thesis'', German Thinkers and the European Tradition, University College Cork, October. 

-     Dewey, Sittlichkeit, and Normative Surplus, John Dewey and Critical Philosophies for Critical Political Times, University College Dublin, October.

-      *Hegelian Idealism and the Metaphysics of Individuality, Hegel Society of Great Britain Annual Conference, St. Edmunds Hall, Oxford, September.

-          The War against Experts and the Reification of National Identity, Trust, Expert Opinion and Policy, University College Dublin, August.   

-          The Neglected Perfectionism in Kant's Moral Theory, Open Session of the Joint Session of the Aristotelian Society and Mind Association, University of Edinburgh, July.

-          Problems with Positivism: Quantitative Rationality and History as A Parti Objecti, Summer School: Idealism and the Autonomy of the Human Sciences, Keele University, June.     

-          Embodied Meaning and Art as Sense-Making: A Critique of Beisers Interpretation of the End of Art Thesis, European Society for Aesthetics, Freie Universität Berlin, May.

-          *Pragmatist Themes in the Introduction, From the Criterion of Consciousness to (immanent) Critique: Workshop on the Introduction to the Phenomenology of Spirit, University College Dublin, April.

-          New Perspectives on Epistemic Injustice: Post-Kantian and Critical Theoretic Approaches to Disrespect and Alienation, Feminist Utopias: Transforming the Present of Philosophy - Historical and Contemporary Perspectives, The Nordic Summer University, April.

-          *Idealism and the Autonomy of the Human Sciences, Royal Institute of Philosophy Lecture, Keele University, February.     


2016

-          Peirce's Rule of Reason and the Perfectionist Defence of Metaphysical Inquiry¿, The Way of Inquiry, University of Waikato, December.    

-          A Critique of Rorty's Conception of Pragmatism, The Richard Rorty Society, Hamilton College, September.    

-          Idealism and the Metaphysics of Individuality, Society for European Philosophy and Forum for European Philosophy Joint Conference, Regent's University London, August.   

-          A Critique of Rorty's Conception of Pragmatism, Summer Institute in American Philosophy, University of Oregon, July.

-          Idealism and the Metaphysics of Individuality, 9th International Critical Theory Conference of Rome, Rome Centre of Loyola University Chicago, May.

-          *Commentary on 'Hegelian Spirits in Sellarsian Bottles', Symposium at the Pacific APA, San Francisco, April. 

-          'Liberal Naturalism in the Post-Kantian Tradition', Society for German Idealism/Pacific APA, San Francisco, April.


 2015

-          New Directions for Transcendental Claims, The Transcendental: Past, Present & Future, University of East Anglia, December.

-          Ostrich Nominalism and Peacock Realism: A Hegelian Critique of Quine, Idealism, Università Ca Foscari Venezia, September.

-          Diagnosing and Overcoming the Fourth Dogma of Empiricism, Open Session of the Joint Session of the Aristotelian Society and Mind Association, University of Warwick, July.

-          Battling for Metaphysics: The Case for Indispensability, Summer Institute in American Philosophy, University College Dublin, June.

-          Connecting Thought with Action: Hegel and Van Fraassen on the Ubiquity of the Normative, Normativity and German Idealism: Contemporary Perspectives, University of Sussex, May.

-          Hegel: Analytic Philosophy's Pharmakon, British Society for the History of Philosophy, University of York, April.


2014

-          Hegel without Metaphysics? Surely You Can't Be Serious?, 23rd Biennial Meeting of the Hegel Society of America, Northwestern University, October.

-          Hegel: Analytic Philosophy's Pharmakon, Re-visiting the Divide, University of Sussex, September.

-          Hegel and the Naturalist Critique of Scientism, Ernst Mach Workshop on Disenchanted Naturalism, Charles University of Prague, May.

-          *Hegel without Metaphysics? Surely You Can't Be Serious?, 3rd Annual Workshop on Hegel's Logic, University of Warwick, April.

-          Moving from Transcendental Logic to Dialectical Logic, 30th International Hegel Congress, University of Vienna, April.

-          Hegel and the Naturalist Critique of Scientism, All You Need Is Science? Scientism and Our Multifaceted Knowledge of Reality, Abraham Kuyper Centre for Science and Religion, VU University Amsterdam, January.


2013

-          Spirit, Nature, and Naturalism, Nature: International Graduate Conference in Philosophy, University of Essex, May.

-          Hegel on Thought and Experience: Robust Conceptions of Phenomenology, Understanding and Perception, University College Dublin, April.

-          Kant and the Re-enchantment of Mechanistic Nature, Centre for the History of Philosophy Workshop on Early Modern Philosophy, University of Sheffield, February.


2012

-          Ostrich Nominalism, Peacock Realism, and Liberal Naturalism¿, Society for European Philosophy and Forum for European Philosophy Joint Conference, Manchester Metropolitan University, September.

-          Hegel's Critique of Kant's Transcendental Subject, Subjectivity and the Social World, University of Hull, June.


2011

-          Hegel: Analytic Philosophy's Pharmakon, A Dangerous Liaison? The Analytic Engagement with Continental Philosophy, University of York, December.

-          Ostrich Nominalism, Peacock Realism, and Liberal Naturalism, White Rose Postgraduate Philosophy Forum, University of Leeds, October.

-          Clarifying Hegel's General Critique of Kantian Idealism as a Subjective Idealism, Postgraduate Session of the Joint Session of the Aristotelian Society and Mind Association, University of Sussex, July.

-          Clarifying Hegel's General Critique of Kantian Idealism as Subjective Idealism, Open Minds VI, University of Manchester, June.


2010

-          Transcendental Idealism in the Transcendental Analytic, British Postgraduate Philosophy Association, University of Durham, July.


2009

-          Brandom's Hegel: Squaring the Phenomenology with Semantic Pragmatism, British Postgraduate Philosophy Association, King's College London, July.

Professional

Honours and Awards

Year: 2015.
Title: Idealism and the Philosophy of Mind
       

Conference Contributions

Paul Giladi (2010) Brandom's Hegel: Squaring the Phenomenology with Semantic Pragmatism. [National Refereed Conference Paper], British Postgraduate Philosophy Association Conference, King's College London , 01-JUL-10 - 01-JUL-10.
Paul Giladi (2010) Transcendental Idealism in the Transcendental Analytic. [National Refereed Conference Paper], British Postgraduate Philosophy Association Conference, University of Durham , 31-JUL-10 - 31-JUL-10.
Paul Giladi (2011) Clarifying Hegel's General Critique of Kantian Idealism as 'Subjective' Idealism. [National Refereed Conference Paper], Open Minds VI, University of Manchester , 30-JUN-11 - 30-JUN-11.
Paul Giladi (2011) Clarifying Hegel's General Critique of Kantian Idealism as a 'Subjective' Idealism. [International Refereed Conference], Postgraduate Session of the Joint Session of the Aristotelian Society and Mind Association - 2011, University of Sussex , 31-JUL-11 - 31-JUL-11.
Paul Giladi (2011) Ostrich Nominalism, Peacock Realism, and Liberal Naturalism. [Invited Oral Presentation], White Rose Postgraduate Philosophy Forum, University of Leeds , 31-OCT-11 - 31-OCT-11.
Paul Giladi (2011) Hegel: Analytic Philosophy's Pharmakon. [International Refereed Conference], A Dangerous Liaison? The Analytic Engagement with Continental Philosophy, University of York , 01-DEC-11 - 01-DEC-11.
Paul Giladi (2012) Hegel's Critique of Kant's Transcendental Subject. [International Refereed Conference], Subjectivity and the Social World, University of Hull , 30-JUN-12 - 30-JUN-12.
Paul Giladi (2012) Ostrich Nominalism, Peacock Realism, and Liberal Naturalism. [International Refereed Conference], Society for European Philosophy and Forum for European Philosophy Joint Conference - 2012, Manchester Metropolitan University , 30-SEP-12 - 30-SEP-12.
Paul Giladi (2013) Kant and the Re-enchantment of Mechanistic Nature. [Invited Oral Presentation], Centre for the History of Philosophy Workshop on Early Modern Philosophy, University of Sheffield , 28-FEB-13 - 28-FEB-13.
Paul Giladi (2013) Spirit, Nature, and Naturalism. [International Refereed Conference], Nature: International Graduate Conference in Philosophy, University of Essex , 31-MAY-13 - 31-MAY-13.
Paul Giladi (2013) Hegel on Thought and Experience: Robust Conceptions of Phenomenology. [International Refereed Conference], Understanding and Perception, University College Dublin , 30-APR-13 - 30-APR-13.
Paul Giladi (2014) Hegel and the Naturalist Critique of Scientism. [International Refereed Conference], All You Need Is Science? Scientism and Our Multifaceted Knowledge of Reality, Abraham Kuyper Centre for Science and Religion, VU University Amsterdam , 09-JAN-14 - 09-JAN-14.
Paul Giladi (2014) Moving from Transcendental Logic to Dialectical Logic. [Refereed Abstracts], 30th International Hegel Congress, University of Vienna , 15-APR-15 - 15-APR-14.
Paul Giladi (2014) Hegel without Metaphysics? Surely You Can't Be Serious?. [Invited Oral Presentation], 3rd Annual Workshop on Hegel's Logic, University of Warwick , 30-APR-14 - 30-APR-14.
Paul Giladi (2014) Hegel and the Naturalist Critique of Scientism. [International Refereed Conference], Ernst Mach Workshop on Disenchanted Naturalism, Charles University of Prague , 31-MAY-14 - 31-MAY-14.
Paul Giladi (2014) Hegel without Metaphysics? Surely You Can't Be Serious?. [International Refereed Conference], 23rd Biennial Meeting of the Hegel Society of America, Northwestern University , 31-OCT-15 - 31-OCT-15.
Paul Giladi (2014) Hegel: Analytic Philosophy's Pharmakon. [International Refereed Conference], Re-visiting the Divide, University of Sussex , 30-SEP-14 - 30-SEP-14.
Paul Giladi (2015) Connecting Thought with Action: Hegel and Van Fraassen on the Ubiquity of the Normative. [International Refereed Conference], Normativity and German Idealism: Contemporary Perspectives, University of Sussex , 31-MAY-15 - 31-MAY-15.
Paul Giladi (2015) Hegel: Analytic Philosophy's Pharmakon. [International Refereed Conference], British Society for the History of Philosophy 2015 Conference, University of York , 20-APR-15 - 20-APR-15.
Paul Giladi (2015) Battling for Metaphysics: The Case for Indispensability. [International Refereed Conference], Summer Institute in American Philosophy, University College Dublin , 30-JUN-15 - 30-JUN-15.
Paul Giladi (2015) New Directions for Transcendental Claims. [International Refereed Conference], The Transcendental: Past, Present & Future, University of East Anglia , 03-DEC-15 - 03-DEC-15.
Paul Giladi (2015) Ostrich Nominalism and Peacock Realism: A Hegelian Critique of Quine. [International Refereed Conference], Idealism, University Ca' Foscari Venezia , 24-SEP-15 - 24-SEP-15.
Paul Giladi (2015) Diagnosing and Overcoming the Fourth Dogma of Empiricism. [International Refereed Conference], Open Session of the Joint Session of the Aristotelian Society and Mind Association - 2015, University of Warwick , 14-JUL-15 - 14-JUL-15.
Paul Giladi (2016) Liberal Naturalism in the Post-Kantian Tradition. [International Refereed Conference], Society for German Idealism/Pacific APA, San Francisco , 04-APR-16 - 04-APR-16.
Paul Giladi (2016) Commentary on 'Hegelian Spirits in Sellarsian Bottles'. [Invited Oral Presentation], Symposium at the Pacific APA, San Francisco , 04-APR-16 - 03-APR-17.
Paul Giladi (2016) Idealism and the Metaphysics of Individuality. [International Refereed Conference], Society for European Philosophy and Forum for European Philosophy Joint Conference, Regent¿s University London , 31-AUG-16 - 31-AUG-16.
Paul Giladi (2016) Idealism and the Metaphysics of Individuality. [International Refereed Conference], 9th International Critical Theory Conference of Rome, Rome Centre of Loyola University Chicago , 05-MAY-16 - 05-MAY-16.
Paul Giladi (2017) Embodied Meaning and Art as Sense-Making: A Critique of Beiser's Interpretation of the 'End of Art Thesis'. [International Refereed Conference], European Society for Aesthetics - 2017, Freie Universität Berlin , 31-MAY-17 - 31-MAY-17.
Paul Giladi (2017) Problems with Positivism: Quantitative Rationality and History as A Parti Objecti. [Invited Lecture], Summer School: Idealism and the Autonomy of the Human Sciences, Keele University , 30-JUN-17 - 30-JUN-17.
Paul Giladi (2017) The War against Experts and the Reification of National Identity. [Invited Oral Presentation], Trust, Expert Opinion and Policy, University College Dublin , 31-AUG-17 - 31-AUG-17.
Paul Giladi (2017) Hegelian Idealism and the Metaphysics of Individuality. [Invited Lecture], Hegel Society of Great Britain Annual Conference - 2017, St. Edmund's Hall, University of Oxford , 07-SEP-17 - 08-SEP-17.
Paul Giladi (2017) Dewey, Sittlichkeit, and 'Normative Surplus'. [Refereed Abstracts], John Dewey and Critical Philosophies for Critical Political Times, University College Dublin , 11-OCT-17 - 11-OCT-17.
Paul Giladi (2017) Problems with Positivism: Quantitative Rationality and History as A Parti Objecti. [Invited Lecture], Sussex Philosophy Society & SPT, University of Sussex , 20-OCT-17 - 20-OCT-17.
Paul Giladi (2017) Speculative Naturalism and Decolonising the Space of Reasons. [Invited Oral Presentation], Nature and Human Nature: Between Classical German Idealism and Contemporary Thought, University of Padua , 17-DEC-17 - 18-DEC-17.
Paul Giladi (2017) Pragmatist Themes in the Introduction. [Invited Lecture], From the Criterion of Consciousness to (Immanent) Critique: Workshop on the Introduction to the 'Phenomenology of Spirit', University College Dublin , 30-APR-17 - 30-APR-17.
Paul Giladi (2017) New Perspectives on Epistemic Injustice: Post-Kantian and Critical Theoretic Approaches to Disrespect and Alienation. [International Refereed Conference], Feminist Utopias: Transforming the Present of Philosophy - Historical and Contemporary Perspectives, The Nordic Summer University, Reykjavik , 01-APR-17 - 01-APR-17.
Paul Giladi, Giuseppina D'Oro, and Alexis Papazoglou (2017) Idealism and the Autonomy of the Human Sciences. [Invited Lecture], Royal Institute of Philosophy Lecture, Keele University , 10-FEB-17 - 10-FEB-17.
Paul Giladi (2017) The Dynamics of Discourse: Vulnerability in the Intersubjectivist Turn. [Invited Oral Presentation], The Ethics of Vulnerability, UCD Centre for Ethics in Public Life , 24-NOV-17 - 26-NOV-17.
Paul Giladi (2017) Embodied Meaning and Art as Sense-Making: A Critique of Beiser's Interpretation of the 'End of Art Thesis'. [Invited Lecture], German Thinkers and the European Tradition, University College Cork , 31-OCT-17 - 31-OCT-17.
   

Education

Year 2013 Institution: University of Sheffield
Qualification: PhD Subject:
Year 2011 Institution: Kings College London
Qualification: MPhil Subject:
Year 2008 Institution: Kings College London
Qualification: BA Subject:
     

Journals Edited

Bulletin Of The Hegel Society Of Great Britain: Series Editor.
Inquiry: Series Editor.
Bulletin Of The Hegel Society Of Great Britain: Series Editor.
European Journal Of Pragmatism And American Philosophy: Series Editor.
International Journal Of Philosophical Studies: Series Editor.
 

Publications

 

Book Chapters

Giladi, P. (2019) 'Sittlichkeit, Dewey, and 'Normative Surplus'' In: Gledhill, J. and Stein, S (eds). Hegel and Contemporary Practical Philosophy: Beyond Kantian Constructivism. New York/London: Routledge. [Details]
Giladi, P. (2014) 'Hegel's Critique of Kant's Transcendental Subject' In: Burwood, S. and Felges, T. & Gray, J (eds). Subjectivity and the Social World. Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing. [Details]
Giladi, P. (2016) 'Hegel's Metaphysics as Speculative Naturalism' In: De Laurentiis, A (eds). Hegel and Metaphysics: On Logic and Ontology in the System. Berlin: De Gruyter. [Details]
Giladi, P. (2017) 'Recognition Theory and Kantian Cosmopolitanism' In: Demont-Biaggi, F (eds). The Nature of Peace & The Morality of Armed Conflict. New York: Palgrave. , pp.19-38 [Details]
Giladi, P. (2018) 'Pragmatism and Hegel' In: Festl, M (eds). Handbuch Pragmatismus. Stuttgart: Metzler. [Details]
Giladi, P. (2018) 'Habermas and Liberal Naturalism' In: De Caro, M. and Macarthur, D (eds). The Routledge Handbook of Liberal Naturalism. New York/London: Routledge. [Details]
Giladi, P. (2019) 'The Placement Problem and the Threat of Voyeurism' In: Giladi, P (eds). Responses to Naturalism: Critical Perspectives from Idealism and Pragmatism. New York/London: Routledge. [Details]
Giladi, P. (2019) 'Introduction' In: Giladi, P (eds). Responses to Naturalism: Critical Perspectives from Idealism and Pragmatism. New York/London: Routledge. [Details]
Giladi, P. (2020) 'Being at Home in the World: Domination or Emancipation' In: Giladi, P (eds). Hegel and the Frankfurt School: Traditions in Dialogue. New York/London: Routledge. [Details]
Giladi, P. (2020) 'Introduction' In: Giladi, P (eds). Hegel and the Frankfurt School: Traditions in Dialogue. New York/London: Routledge. [Details]

Edited Books

Giladi, P (Ed.). (2019) Responses to Naturalism: Critical Perspectives from Idealism and Pragmatism. New York/London: Routledge. [Details]
Giladi, P (Ed.). (2020) Hegel and the Frankfurt School: Traditions in Dialogue. New York/London: Routledge. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

Giladi, P. (2014) 'Liberal Naturalism: The Curious Case of Hegel'. International Journal of Philosophical Studies, 22 :248-270. [Details]
Giladi, P. (2014) 'Ostrich Nominalism and Peacock Realism: A Hegelian Critique of Quine'. International Journal of Philosophical Studies, 22 :734-751. [Details]
Giladi, P. (2015) 'A Critique of Rorty's Conception of Pragmatism'. European Journal of Pragmatism and American Philosophy, 7 :168-185. [Details]
Giladi, P. (2015) 'Hegel's Therapeutic Conception of Philosophy'. Bulletin of the Hegel Society of Great Britain, 36 :248-267. [Details]
Giladi, P. (2016) 'New Directions for Transcendental Claims'. Grazer Philosophische Studien, 93 :212-231. [Details]
Giladi, P. (2016) 'Pragmatist Themes in Hegel's Forms of Consciousness and Van Fraassen's Stances'. International Journal of Philosophical Studies, 24 :95-111. [Details]
Giladi, P. (2016) 'Embodied Meaning and Art as Sense-Making: A Critique of Beiser's Interpretation of the 'End of Art Thesis''. Journal of Aesthetics and Culture, 8 . Available Online [Details]
Giladi, P. (2017) 'Idealism and the Metaphysics of Individuality'. Philosophy and Social Criticism, 43 :208-229. [Details]
Giladi, P. (2017) 'Hegel: Analytic Philosophy's Pharmakon'. European Legacy-Toward New Paradigms, 22 :185-198. [Details]
Giladi, P. (2017) 'Battling for Metaphysics: The Case for Indispensability'. Metaphysica, 18 :127-150. [Details]
Giladi, P. (2018) 'Epistemic Injustice: A Role for Recognition?'. Philosophy and Social Criticism, . [Details]
Giladi, P. (2018) 'Philosophy and Common Sense'. European Legacy-Toward New Paradigms, . [Details]

Other Journals

Giladi, P., D'Oro, G., and Papazoglou, A. (2018) 'Defending Philosophy in the New Age of Science' Philosophy Now . [Details]

Conference Publications

Giladi, P. (2009) Brandom's Hegel: Squaring the Phenomenology with Semantic Pragmatism 13th Annual Conference of the British Postgraduate Philosophy Association [Details]
Giladi, P. (2011) Transcendental Idealism in the Transcendental Analytic 14th Annual Conference of the British Postgraduate Philosophy Association [Details]
Giladi, P. (2017) Moving from Transcendental Logic to Dialectical Logic 30th International Hegel Congress Available Online [Details]
                                                 

Book Reviews

Giladi, P. (2018) M. Farneth. 'Hegel' s Social Ethics: Religion, Conflict, and Rituals of Reconciliation'. Book Reviews [Details]
Giladi, P. (2012) A. Nuzzo (ed.) 'Hegel and the Analytic Tradition'. Book Reviews [Details]
Giladi, P. (2012) F. C. Beiser (ed.) 'The Cambridge Companion to Hegel and Nineteenth-Century Philosophy'. Book Reviews [Details]
Giladi, P. (2013) B. Bowman. 'Hegel and the Metaphysics of Absolute Negativity'. Book Reviews [Details]
Giladi, P. (2014) S. Sedgwick. 'Hegel's Critique of Kant'. Book Reviews [Details]
Giladi, P. (2015) C. F. Zurn. 'Axel Honneth'. Book Reviews [Details]
Giladi, P. (2015) F. C. Beiser. 'After Hegel'. Book Reviews [Details]
Giladi, P. (2015) K. R. Westphal (ed.) 'The Blackwell Guide to Hegel's 'Phenomenology of Spirit''. Book Reviews [Details]
Giladi, P. (2017) J. Kreines. 'Reason in the World'. Book Reviews [Details]
                                                                                   

Research

Research Interests

Areas of Specialisation: Kant and Post-Kantian Philosophy, Metaphysics, Critical Theory, Pragmatism, and Philosophy of Mind.   

Areas of Competence: Epistemology, Political Philosophy, Feminism, Aesthetics, and Early Modern Philosophy.      

     

Teaching

 

Modules Coordinated

201700   PHIL30300     Philosophy: Critical Theory
201700   PHIL30600     Philosophy: Political Philosophy
       

Collaborators

Internal Collaborators

External Collaborators

Templeton Foundation (Cambridge's New Directions in the Study of Mind): co-investigative project with Dr. Giuseppina D'Oro and Dr. Alexis Papazoglou, 'Idealism and the Philosophy of Mind' (January 2016-December 2017)