Assistant Professor

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Department Chair: John Bowin

Graduate Program Director: Janette Dinishak

Undergraduate Program Director: Abe Stone

Placement Officer: Rachel Achs 

Colloquium Coordinator: Abe Stone

Personnel Director: Nico Orlandi

Climate Committee: Hande Tuna, Carolina Flores

Daniel Guevara
  • Title
    • Professor Emeritus
  • Division Humanities Division
  • Department
    • Philosophy Department
  • Affiliations Latin American & Latino Studies, Environmental Studies Department, Dolores Huerta Research Center for the Americas
  • Email
  • Website
  • Office Location
    • Cowell College Academic Building, Off Campus
  • Mail Stop Cowell Academic Services
  • Faculty Areas of Expertise Philosophy, Ethics

Research Interests

Kant, moral philosophy, environmental ethics, history of modern philosophy, Wittgenstein

Biography, Education and Training

Ph.D. Philosophy, University of California, Los Angeles
B.A. Philosophy, California State University, Los Angeles

Selected Publications

  • "Wittgenstein and the Philosophy of Mind," Oxford University Press, 2012, co-edited with Jonathan Ellis
  • "The Role of Intuition in Some Ethically Hard Cases," Australasian Journal of Philosophy, 2011, see also AJP online, Feb 2010
  • "The Will as Practical Reason and the Problem of Akrasia," The Review of Metaphysics Vol. LXII, 2009
  • "Rebutting Formally Valid Counterexamples to the Humean 'Is-Ought' Dictum, " Synthese Vol. 164, see also Synthese online, August 2007
  • "Kant's Theory of Moral Motivation" Westview Press, 2000