PhD, New School University
Rick was educated at New School University and Jagiellonian
University (Cracow, Poland). He teaches and works in the areas of
Medieval and early modern philosophy, the Frankfurt School, and social
and political philosophy. His recent published work includes The Force of Reason and the Logic of Force (Palgrave-St. Martin's, 2002), and Science, the Singular, and the Question of Theology (Palgrave-St. Martin's, 2002) as well as essays in journals such as Telos, Hobbes Studies, Vivarium, and The Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal. He is currently working on a project on the possibility of materialism that takes Hobbes as a clue.