Simon Lumsden

Associate Professor

Simon Lumsden is Associate Professor of philosophy. He has been a DAAD research fellow at the Free University, Berlin and held an Australian Research Council Post-Doctoral fellowship at the University of Sydney prior to his employment at UNSW. His research is primarily concerned with German Idealism (with a special interest in Hegel), the Philosophy of History, Modern European Philosophy and Environmental Philosophy.  

 

Publications

Books
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Lumsden S, 2014, Self-Consciousness and the Critique of the Subject: Hegel, Heidegger, and the Poststructuralists, Columbia University Press, New York,
2014
Book Chapters
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Lumsden S, 2019, 'Freedom and the Logic of History', in Westphal K; Bykova M (ed.), The Palgrave Hegel Handbook
2019
Lumsden S, 2013, 'Between Nature and Spirit: Hegel's Account of Habit', in Stern DS (ed.), Essays on Hegel's Philosophy of Subjective Spirit, edn. Hardback, State University of New York Press, Albany, pp. 121 - 138,
2013
Lumsden S, 2013, 'Deleuze and Hegel on the limits of self-determined subjectivity', in Houle K; Vernon J (ed.), Hegel and Deleuze: Together Again for the First Time, edn. Original, NorthWestern University Press, Evanston, Ill., pp. 133 - 151,
2013
Lumsden S, 2013, '"Poststructuralism and the Tradition"', in Porter R; Mackenzie IM; Dillet B (ed.), The Edinburgh Companion to Poststructuralism, Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh, pp. 23 - 46,
2013
Conference Papers
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Lumsden S, 2007, 'The Proceedings of the Twenty-First World Congress of Philosophy', in Realism and Idealism in Fichte`s theory of Subjectivity, Realism and Idealism in Fichte`s theory of Subjectivity, Istanbul, Turkey, presented at Realism and Idealism in Fichte`s theory of Subjectivity, Istanbul, Turkey, 01 January 2003
2007
Journal articles
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2019, 'Hegel’s God, Normativity, and Self-Knowledge', Philosophy Today, vol. 63
2019
Lumsden S, 2018, 'The Satisfaction of Absolute Spirit', The Owl of Minerva, vol. 49, pp. 83 - 105,
2018
Lumsden S, 2018, 'Hegel and Pathologized Modernity, or the End of Spirit in the Anthropocene', History and Theory, vol. 57, pp. 371 - 389,
2018
Lumsden S, 2018, 'Ecological crisis and the problem of how to inhabit a norm', Ethics and the Environment, vol. 23, pp. 29 - 48,
2018
Lumsden S, 2017, 'Veganism, Normative Change, and Second Nature', Environmental Philosophy, vol. 14, pp. 221 - 238,
2017
Lumsden S, 2017, 'Community in Hegel’s Social Philosophy', Bulletin of the Hegel Society of Great Britain,
2017
Lumsden S, 2016, '"Second Nature and Historical Change in Hegel’s Philosophy of History"', International Journal of Philosophical Studies, vol. 24, pp. 74 - 94,
2016
Lumsden S, 2015, 'At Home with Hegel and Heidegger', Philosophy Today, vol. 59, pp. 7 - 21,
2015
Lumsden S, 2015, 'The Bloomsbury Companion to Existentialism, edited by Felicity Joseph, Jack Reynolds, and Ashley Woodward: London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2014, pp. x + 406, AU$49.99 (paperback).', Australasian Journal of Philosophy,
2015
Lumsden S, 2013, 'Habit and the Limits of the Autonomous Subject', Body and Society, vol. 19, pp. 58 - 82,
2013
Lumsden S, 2013, 'Experience and the Anachronistic Present', Parrhesia: a journal of critical philosophy, vol. 17, pp. 29 - 33,
2013
Lumsden S, 2012, 'Habit, Sittlichkeit and Second Nature', Critical Horizons: Journal of Social and Critical Theory, vol. 13, pp. 220 - 243,
2012
Lumsden S, 2011, 'Hegel, Analytic Philosophy and the Return of Metaphysics', Parrhesia, pp. 89 - 93,
2011
Lumsden S, 2009, 'Philosophy and the logic of modernity: Hegel's dissatisfied spirit', Review of Metaphysics, vol. 63, pp. 55 - 89
2009
Lumsden S, 2008, 'Review: Philosophical romanticism', University of Toronto Quarterly, vol. 77, pp. 145 - 146
2008
Lumsden S, 2008, 'The Rise of the Non-Metaphysical Hegel', PHILOSOPHY COMPASS, vol. 3, pp. 51 - 65,
2008
Lumsden S, 2008, 'Habit, reason, and the limits of normativity', Sub-Stance, vol. 37, pp. 188 - 206,
2008
Lumsden S, 2008, 'Philosophical romanticism', UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO QUARTERLY, vol. 77, pp. 145 - 146,
2008
Lumsden S, 2008, '`Habit, Reason and the limits or normativity`', SubStance, vol. 37, pp. 118 - 206,
2008
2007, 'Dialectic and Différance: the place of singularity in Hegel and Derrida', Philosophy and Social Criticism, vol. 33, pp. 667 - 690,
2007
Lumsden S, 2007, 'Hegel, Derrida and the Subject', Cosmos and History, vol. 3, pp. 35 - 50
2007
Lumsden S, 2005, 'Introduction to German philosophy: From Kant to Habermas', International Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 45, pp. 259 - 260,
2005
Lumsden S, 2005, 'Reason and the restlessness of the Speculative: Jean-Luc Nancy`s reading of Hegel', Critical Horizons: Journal of Social and Critical Theory, vol. 6, pp. 205 - 225,
2005
Lumsden S, 2004, 'Fichte's striving subject', Inquiry (United Kingdom), vol. 47, pp. 123 - 142,
2004
Lumsden S, 2003, 'Satisfying the Demands of Reason: Hegel’s Conceptualization of Experience', Topoi - an International Review of Philosophy, vol. 21, pp. 41 - 53
2003
Lumsden S, 2003, 'The problem of beginning Hegel's phenomenology and science of logic', INTERNATIONAL STUDIES IN PHILOSOPHY, vol. 35, pp. 83 - 103,
2003
Lumsden S, 2003, 'Problem of Beginning Hegel’s Science of Logic and Phenomenology of Spirit', International Studies in Philosophy, vol. 35, pp. 83 - 103
2003
Lumsden S, 2002, 'Deleuze, Hegel and the transformation of subjectivity'', Philosophical Forum, vol. 33, pp. 143 - 158,
2002
Lumsden S, 2001, 'Tragedy and Understanding in Hegel’s Dialectic', Idealistic Studies: an interdisciplinary journal of philosophy, vol. 33, pp. 125 - 134
2001
Lumsden S, 2001, 'Beyond an ontological foundation for the philosophy of right', Southern Journal of Philosophy, vol. 39, pp. 139 - 145,
2001
Lumsden S, 2000, 'A Subject for Hegel's Logic', International Philosophical Quarterly, vol. 40, pp. 85 - 100,
2000
Lumsden S, 2000, '‘Absolute Difference and Social Ontology: Levinas Face to Face with Buber and Fichte’', Human Studies: a journal for philosophy and the social sciences, vol. 23, pp. 227 - 241,
2000
Lumsden S, 1998, 'Absolute Knowing', The Owl of Minerva: Journal of the Hegel Society of America, vol. 38, pp. 3 - 32,
1998