Section of Foreign Philosophy
- Xing NAN
- Assistant Professor
- Office:Lee Shau Kee Humanities Buildings (李兆基人文学苑) No. 2, Room 308
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Education: PhD, LMU Munich, 2017
- Areas of Research:Historical: 18-19th century European philosophy (esp. Kant), 20th century western philosophy (Wittgenstein, Pragmatism, contemporary German philosophy, etc.)
Systematic: philosophical methodology and metaphysics, philosophy of mind and free will, etc.
I have a quite wide range of interests in the history of philosophy and philosophical theories. I endeavor both to achieve "historical understandings" of classical philosophical texts and to distinguish between what is dead and what is living in them. And I also aspire to reconcile between the real and the ideal, or between common sense, science, and speculation, with arguments that are as clear as possible.
- Selected Publications
Xing Nan: Kant on Intuition and Experience, Dissertation, 2017, https://edoc.ub.uni-muenchen.de/21026/.