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Kevin Thompson

  • Professor and Graduate Director; Co-Director, Minor in Bioethics & Society Neuroscience Program, Affiliate Faculty
  • ​PhD​​
  • Philosophy
  • Faculty
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  • 2352 N. Clifton, Suite 150, Office 24


PhD, University of Memphis
MA, Villanova University

Kevin was educated at the University of Memphis. His areas of specialization are German Idealism, Contemporary French Philosophy, and the history of political theory. He is the author of Hegel's Theory of Normativity (Northwestern, 2019) and the co-editor of Phenomenology of the Political (Kluwer, 2000) and Intolerable: Writings from Michel Foucault and the Prisons Information Group (Minnesota, 2021​). In addition, he has published numerous articles on Kant and Foucault.

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