Affiliated Faculty

Daniel Guevara
  • Title
    • Chair and Associate Professor
  • Division Humanities Division
  • Department
    • Philosophy Department
  • Affiliations Latin American & Latino Studies, Environmental Studies Department, Research Center for the Americas
  • Phone
    831-459-3600
  • Email
  • Website
  • Office Location
    • Cowell College Faculty Office Addition, Annex 103
  • Mail Stop Cowell Academic Services
  • Faculty Areas of Expertise Philosophy, Ethics
  • Courses Taught Phil 1: Intro to Philosophy, Phil 100C: History of Philosophy: The Empiricists, Phil 142: Advanced Ethics, Phil 190: Kant's Moral Theory, Phil 290: Advanced Contemporary Ethics

Research Interests

Kant, moral philosophy, environmental ethics, history of modern philosophy, Wittgenstein

Biography, Education and Training

Ph.D. Philosophy, University of California, Los Angeles
B.A. Philosophy, California State University, Los Angeles

Selected Publications

  • "Wittgenstein and the Philosophy of Mind," Oxford University Press, 2012, co-edited with Jonathan Ellis
  • "The Role of Intuition in Some Ethically Hard Cases," Australasian Journal of Philosophy, 2011, see also AJP online, Feb 2010
  • "The Will as Practical Reason and the Problem of Akrasia," The Review of Metaphysics Vol. LXII, 2009
  • "Rebutting Formally Valid Counterexamples to the Humean 'Is-Ought' Dictum, " Synthese Vol. 164, see also Synthese online, August 2007
  • "Kant's Theory of Moral Motivation" Westview Press, 2000