Prof. Kidd’s research focuses on late 19th and early 20th Century European philosophy and contemporary philosophy of mind. He also has significant research interests in Plato, Kant, and applied ethics.
He writes on (i) the role of the concepts of judgment, truth, and normativity in Edmund Husserl’s phenomenological philosophy, (ii) skepticism, and (iii) cognitive phenomenology (or 'what it’s like’ to think, judge, believe, doubt).
“Re-examining Husserl’s Non-Conceptualism in the Logical Investigations” in Archiv für Geschichte der Philosophie (forthcoming).
“The Idols of Inner-Sense.” Philosophical Studies 172 (2015): 1759–82.
“Husserl's Phenomenological Theory of Intuition.” In Rational Intuition, Cambridge University Press, 2014
“Phenomenal Consciousness with Infallible Self-Representation.” Philosophical Studies 152 (2011): 361–83.