Professor Robert Lawrence Wicks
BA (Michigan State) , MA , PhD (Wisconsin)
Research | Current
- History of Aesthetics
2008: David Nickless, Interpreting References to the Subject in Philosophical Writings
2006: Tony Stroobant, A Psychoanalytic Study of Anti-Semitism (with Philip Culbertson, School of Theology)
2005: Geoffey Roche, An Unblinking Gaze (with Stefano Franchi)
School of Humanities, Deputy Head of School for Teaching and Learning
Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)
- Wicks, R. L. (Ed.) (2020). The Oxford Handbook of Schopenhauer. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press. Pages: 600. Related URL.
- Wicks, R. (2017). Nietzsche's life and works. In E. N. Zalta (Ed.) Stanford encyclopedia of philosophy (pp. ). Stanford, Calif., USA: Stanford University.
- Wicks, R. (2017). Kant's theory of freedom in the fourfold root as the progenitor of Schopenhauer's metaphysics of will. In J. Head, D. Vanden Auweele (Eds.) Schopenhauer's fourfold root (pp. 199-212). New York, USA: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group.
- Wicks, R. J. (2017). Schopenhauer and the problem of consciousness. In S. Leach, J. Tartaglia (Eds.) Consciousness and the great philosophers: What would they have said about our mind-body problem? (pp. 142-151). London, UK: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group.
- Wicks, R. (2017). Schopenhauer and Judaism. In S. Shapshay (Ed.) The Palgrave Schopenhauer handbook (pp. 325-349). Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan.
- Wicks, R. (2016). The impact of idealism: The legacy of Post-Kantian German thought, Volume III: Aesthetics and literature by Christoph Jamme and Ian Cooper (eds.), [book review]. Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews
- Wicks, R. (2016). Introduction to Schopenhauer. In B. D. Crowe (Ed.) The nineteenth century philosophy reader (pp. 252-261). London, UK: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group.
- Wicks, R. (2015). The divine inspiration for Kant's formalist theory of beauty. Kant Studies Online