Areas of Expertise/Research
- Dialectical Philosophy
North Academic Center
David Weissman studied at Northwestern and the Universities of
Chicago and London. His philosophic orientation is systematic,
dialectical, and historical rather than phenomenological or
analytic. He prefers Hegel and Peirce to Heidegger or Quine.
Agency: Moral Identity and Free Will, Cambridge, UK: OBP, 2020, pp. 195.
Spinoza's Dream, Berlin: Walter De Gruyter, 2016, pp. 191.
Zone Morality, Berlin: Walter De Gruyter, 2014, pp. 128.
Sensibility and the Sublime, Berlin: Walter De Gruyter, 2012, pp. 120.
Cities, Real and Ideal, Berlin: Walter De Gruyter, 2010, pp. 280.
Styles of Thought: Interpretation, Inquiry, and Imagination Albany:
State University of New York Press, 2007, pp. 203.
The Cage: Must, Should and Ought from Is, Albany: State University
of New York Press, 2006, pp.298.
Lost Souls: the Philosophic Origins of a Cultural Dilemma, Albany:
State University of New York Press, 2003, pp. 210.
A Social Ontology, New Haven: Yale University Press, 2000, pp. 379.