Adjunct Instructor of Philosophy

barranmx@jmu.edu

Contact Info

Website: manuelbarrantes.weebly.com

Office: Cleveland Hall 118

Education:

B.A. Philosophy. Pontifical Catholic University of Peru
MA. Philosophy. University of Virginia
PhD. Philosophy. University of Virginia

Teaching:

Critical Thinking; Ethical Reasoning; Introduction to Philosophy; Societal and Ethical Issues in Computing.

Research:

General Philosophy of Science; Scientific Explanation; Applicability of Mathematics

Publications:

Barrantes, M. (2017), 'Optimal Representations and the Enhanced Indispensability Argument', Synthese.
Barrantes, M. and J. Durán (2016), ‘Thomas Reid on Causation and Scientific Explanation’, The Journal of Scottish Philosophy, 14.1: 51-67.

Website:

manuelbarrantes.weebly.com

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