Alissa MacMillan

Alissa MacMillan

Former Research Fellow


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Research interests

History of Philosophy (early modern, philosophy of religion)
Thomas Hobbes
American pragmatism
Philosophical naturalism
Theory and method in the study of religion

Work experience

Current position

20122015Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Philosophy and Religion, Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse, France


2013Ph.D., Religious Studies, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
2004M.A. Philosophy of Religion, Union Theological Seminary at Columbia University, New York, USA
B.A., American Studies, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA

Publications on IAST Themes

Article in a refereed journal
"Spinoza’s Radical Theology by Charlie Huenemann", International Journal of Philosophy and Theology, vol. 74, n. 5, p. 467-468. doi:10.1080/21692327.2014.900243.
"Providence Lost by Genevieve Lloyd", International Journal of Philosophy and Theology, vol. 73, n. 3, p. 346-347.
"Naturalism and Our Knowledge of Reality by R. Scott Smith", International Journal of Philosophy and Theology, vol. 73, n. 4, p. 469-470.
Contribution to a book
"Pragmatism, Religion, and Ethics: A Reminder from Rorty", Wiesbaden, in Dual-process theories in moral psychology: Interdisciplinary approaches to theoretical, empirical and practical considerations, Cordula Brand (eds.), 2015, Springer.
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