Christine J. Thomas

Associate Professor of Philosophy

307 Thornton
HB 6035
Cognitive Science
B.A. University of Colorado
M.A. Cornell University
Ph.D. Cornell University

Selected Publications

'Plato on Metaphysical Explanation: Does 'Participating' Mean Nothing?', Studia Philosophica Estonica - Special Issue on Aristotelian Metaphysics: Essence and Ground, Sirkel and Tahko (eds.), 7.2 (2014) 168-194.

'Plato on Action' in A Companion to the Philosophy of Action, O'Connor and Sandis (eds.), Blackwell Publishing (2010) 429-438.

'Paradigms and Politics in Plato's Statesman: Commentary on El Murr', The Proceedings of the Boston Area Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy 25 (2010) 136-145.

'Speaking of Something: Plato's Sophist and Plato's Beard', Canadian Journal of Philosophy 38:4 (2008) 631-668.

'Inquiry Without Names', Journal of the History of Philosophy 46:3 (2008) 341-364.

'Plato’s Prometheanism', Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy Volume XXXI , D Sedley (ed.), (2006) 201-231.

Works in Progress

'The Value of Mathematics for Plato's Philosopher'

'Plato's Functionalism About Names'

'Plato's Paradigmatism'