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Liam Dempsey PhD (Western University)

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Surrey Office: 
Fir 308

Liam P. Dempsey earned his B.A. from St. Mary’s University, his M.A. from Dalhousie University, and his Ph.D. from Western University (formally the University of Western Ontario).  His research and teaching interests include philosophy of mind and consciousness, philosophy of emotion, and early modern philosophy, especially early modern accounts of the mind-body relation.  He has published papers in a number of anthologies and journals, including the Southern Journal of PhilosophyPhilosophy and Phenomenological Research, the Journal of Consciousness Studies, and The British Journal for the History of Philosophy.  His most recent publication is “John Locke, ‘Hobbist’: Of Sleeping Souls and Thinking Matter” in Canadian Journal of Philosophy.