Professor of Philosophy
Office: B308 Tribble Hall
Adrian Bardon holds a Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He teaches courses in the philosophy of space and time, philosophy and social psychology, 17th-18th century European philosophy, Kant, critical reasoning, the philosophy of religion, and political philosophy. His current research focuses on the philosophy, social psychology, and politics of ideological science denial.
- The Truth About Denial: Bias and Self-Deception in Science, Politics, and Religion (Oxford University Press, 2020).
- A Brief History of the Philosophy of Time (Oxford University Press, 2013).
- The Illusions of Time: Philosophical and Psychological Essays on Timing and Time Perception (Palgrave Macmillan, 2019). With co-editors Valtteri Arstila, Sean Power, and Argiro Vatakis.
- A Companion to the Philosophy of Time (Wiley-Blackwell, 2013). With co-editor Heather Dyke.
- The Future of the Philosophy of Time (Routledge, 2012).
- Hume’s Naturalism (Synthese 152, Vol. 3, 2006).
- “Explaining Temporal Phenomenology: Hume’s Extensionalism and Kant’s Apriorism,” Kant-Studien 110 (2019).
- “Kant and the Conventionality of Simultaneity,” British Journal for the History of Philosophy 18 (2010).
- “Time Awareness and Projection in Mellor and Kant,” Kant-Studien 101 (2010).
- “Empiricism, Time Awareness, and Hume’s Manners of Disposition,” Journal of Scottish Philosophy 5 (2007).
- “The Aristotelian Prescription: Skepticism, Retortion, and Transcendental Arguments,” International Philosophical Quarterly 46 (2006).
- “Transcendental Arguments,” Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy (2006).
- “Performative Transcendental Arguments,” Philosophia 33 (2005).
- “The Philosophy of Humor,” in Comedy: A Geographic and Historical Guide, ed. by Maurice Charney (Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 2005).
- “Kant’s Empiricism in his Refutation of Idealism,” Kantian Review 8 (2004).
- “Temporal Passage and Kant’s Second Analogy,” Ratio 15 (2002).