Bennett W Helm Elijah E. Kresge Professor of Philosophy


Areas of Specialization: Moral Psychology, Social Ontology, Philosophy of Mind, Emotions

Areas of Competence: Philosophy of Race and Gender

My research focuses on understanding what it is to be a person as a
distinctive sort of free and responsible social agent. Central to my
approach is a concern with the “evaluative attitudes”—caring, valuing,
loving, respecting, etc.—and the holistic rational patterns of
emotions in terms of which they are intelligible.

For details, see my personal website.