Katharine Loevy, PhD

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2009 | PhD, Philosophy, Vanderbilt University

2012 | MA, Religion (concentration in Islam), Vanderbilt University

2011 | MA, Art History, Vanderbilt University

2001 | MA, Philosophy, University of Oregon

1996 | BA, Philosophy and Biology, Grinnell College

Publications (peer reviewed)


“Levinas and the Binding of Isaac,” in Epoché: A Journal for the History of Philosophy, 16(2), 407-423, spring 2012.

“Confronting Natural Death in Hegel’s Phenomenology of Spirit,” in PhaenEx: Revue de théorie et culture existentialistes et phénoménologiques/Journal of Existential and Phenomenological Theory and Culture 5, no. 1 (spring/summer 2010), 59-91.

Book Chapter

“Animal Compassion: What the Jataka Tales Teach Levinas About Giving 'the bread from one’s own mouth,’” in Asian Perspectives on Animal Ethics: Rethinking the Non-Human, N. Dalal and C. Taylor  (eds.)  (New York: Routledge, 2014) pp. 56-72.

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Drake House 201 (Forest Grove)
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