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UC Davis Department of Philosophy

Nicholas Jolley

Philosophy Department

1240 Social Sciences and Humanities
University of California, Davis
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616

Phone: (530) 752-0607

Fax: (530) 752-8964

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Professor Emeritus

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E-mail: sjolley@uci.edu

Ph.D.: Cambridge University, 1974

Dissertation: “Leibniz’s Critique of Locke, with Special Reference to Metaphysical and Theological Themes,” directed by Ian Hacking and Peter Laslett

Areas of Specialization: Seventeenth and eighteenth century philosophy, Political philosophy

Joined the UC Davis Philosophy Faculty: 2012

2011-2012 Course Schedule

Fall
Not Teaching

Winter
172 Locke and Berkeley

Spring
170 Leibniz

Recent Publications

Leibniz et l’autosuffisance causale des substances” in Revue Philosophique de Louvain, Vol. 107, No. 4, pp. 699-716, November 2009

“Leibniz and Occasionalism,” in Leibniz: Nature and Freedom, ed. Donald Rutherford, Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 121-134, 2005

Currently Supervising Dissertations

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