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Prof Jack Reynolds

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Professor of Philosophy

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

School of Hum & Social Science

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

Research interests

Phenomenology

Contemporary European Philosophy

Metaphilosophy

Temporal experience

Embodied Cognition

Psychopathology

Teaching interests

Philosophy and the History of Ideas

Phenomenology

Units taught

ASP 215 Happiness and the Good Life

ASP 214 Justice and Equality

ASP 326 Language and Reality

ASP 211 Freedom and Power: Existentialism and Beyond

ASP 129 Love, Sex, and Death

Conferences

Director of the International Merleau-Ponty Circle Conference, 2023 (with Dr Helen Ngo)

Research groups

Philosophy and the History of Ideas research group

Culture, Environment, Science research stream, Alfred Deakin Institute

Science and Society Network

Awards

LTU VC Research Award (2011)

LTU Early Career Research Award (2009)

Publications

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2023

Captivated by life The life sciences in the heretical tradition of Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty, and Ruyer

Jack Reynolds, Jon Roffe

(2023), Vol. XXI, pp. 425-446, New Yearbook in Phenomenology and Phenomenological Philosophy, London, Eng., B1

book chapter

Peculiar Access: Sartre, self-knowledge, and the question of the irreducibility of the first-person perspective

Pierre-Jean Renaudie, Jack Reynolds

(2023), pp. 89-109, Sartre and analytic philosophy, London, Eng., B1

book chapter

Merleau-Ponty and 'Dirty Hands': Political Phronesis and Virtù Between Marxism and Machiavelli

Jack Reynolds

(2023), pp. 1-18, Critical Horizons, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Grace de Laguna, Joel Katzav, and the conservatism of analytic philosophy

Jack Reynolds, James Chase

(2023), Vol. 2, pp. 1-13, Asian Journal of Philosophy, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal article

Time in the Time of Covid

Patrick Stokes, Sarah Pinto, Jack Reynolds, andrew Singleton

(2023), [Melbourne, Vic.], JR4

Non-Traditional Research Output
2022

Merleau-Ponty and liberal naturalism

Jack Reynolds

(2022), pp. 70-82, The Routledge Handbook of Liberal Naturalism, London, Eng., B1

book chapter

Jean-Paul Sartre

Jack Reynolds, Pierre-Jean Renaudie

(2022), pp. 1-54, Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Stanford, Calif., B1

book chapter

Phenomenology and the multi-dimensionality of the body

Jack Reynolds, Erol Copelj

(2022), pp. 123-145, Oxford Handbook of Phenomenologies and Organisation Studies, Oxford, Eng., B1

book chapter

Phenomenology, abduction, and argument: avoiding an ostrich epistemology

J Reynolds

(2022), pp. 1-18, Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal article

Habits of Mind

Catherine Legg, Jack Reynolds

(2022), Vol. XIV, pp. 1-21, European Journal of Pragmatism and American Philosophy, C1

journal article

Habits of Mind New Insights for Embodied Cognition from Classical Pragmatism and

Catherine Legg, Jack Reynolds

(2022), Vol. 14, EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PRAGMATISM AND AMERICAN PHILOSOPHY, C1

journal article
2021

Australia and New Zealand

Erol Copelj, Jack Reynolds

(2021), pp. 757-767, The Routledge Handbook of Phenomenology and Phenomenological Philosophy, London, Eng., B1

book chapter

Revaluing the behaviorist ghost in enactivism and embodied cognition

N Alksnis, J Reynolds

(2021), Vol. 198, pp. 5785-5807, Synthese, C1

journal article

Thinking embodiment with genetics: epigenetics and postgenomic biology in embodied cognition and enactivism

M Meloni, J Reynolds

(2021), Vol. 198, pp. 10685-10708, Synthese, C1

journal article

Why Tourette syndrome research needs philosophical phenomenology

L Curtis-Wendlandt, J Reynolds

(2021), Vol. 20, pp. 573-600, Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences, C1

journal article
2020

Temporal naturalism: reconciling the "4Ms" and points of view within a robust liberal naturalism

J Reynolds

(2020), Vol. 19, pp. 1-21, Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences, C1

journal article

Embodiment and emergence: navigating an epistemic and metaphysical dilemma

Jack Reynolds

(2020), Vol. 1, pp. 135-159, Journal of transcendental philosophy, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal article
2019

Perceptual faith

Jack Reynolds

(2019), pp. 262-268, 50 concepts for a critical phenomenology, Evanston, Ill., B1

book chapter
2018

Phenomenology, naturalism, and science: a hybrid and heretical proposal

J Reynolds

(2018), New York, N.Y., A1

book

Neither/nor: Merleau-Ponty's ontology in "The Intertwining/The Chiasm"

J Reynolds, Jon Roffe

(2018), pp. 100-114, Understanding Merleau-Ponty, understanding Modernism, London, Eng., B1

book chapter

Phenomenology, Naturalism and Non-reductive Cognitive Science

Jack Reynolds, Catherine Legg, Patrick Stokes, Sean Bowden

(2018), Vol. 2, pp. 119-124, Australasian Philosophical Review, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal article
2017

Existentialist methodology and perspective: writing the first-person

J Reynolds, P Stokes

(2017), pp. 344-365, Cambridge companion to philosophical methodology, Cambridge, Eng., B1

book chapter

Russell, Ryle and phenomenology: an alternative parsing of the ways

J Reynolds, J Chase

(2017), pp. 52-69, Analytic philosophy: an interpretive history, Abingdon, Eng., B1

book chapter

Philosophy and/or politics? Two trajectories of philosophy after the great war and their contamination

J Reynolds

(2017), Vol. 25, pp. 215-232, 100 years of European philosophy since the great war: crisis and reconfigurations, Cham, Switzerland, B1

book chapter

Merleau-Ponty's Gordian knot: Transcendental phenomenology, science, and naturalism

J Reynolds

(2017), Vol. 50, pp. 81-104, Continental Philosophy Review, C1

journal article

100 Years of European Philosophy Since the Great War: Crisis and Reconfigurations

Matthew Sharpe, Rory Jeffs, Jack Reynolds

(2017), Cham, Switzerland, A7

edited book
2016

"Intrinsic time" and the minimal self: reflections on the methodological and metaphysical significance of temporal experience

J Reynolds

(2016), pp. 23-44, Phenomenology and science, New York, N.Y., B1

book chapter

Philosophy's shame: reflections on an ambivalent/ambiviolent relationship with science

J Reynolds

(2016), Vol. 55, pp. 55-70, Sophia, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal article

Phenomenology and naturalism: a hybrid and heretical proposal

J Reynolds

(2016), Vol. 24, pp. 393-412, International journal of philosophical studies, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Phenomenology and science: confrontations and convergences

J Reynolds, R Sebold

(2016), Berlin, Germany, A7

edited book
2015

Deleuzian encounters with pragmatism

S Bowden, S Bignall, P Patton

(2015), pp. 1-17, Deleuze and pragmatism, Melbourne, Vic., B1

book chapter

Transcendental pragmatics? Pragmatism, Deleuze, and metaphilosophy

J Reynolds

(2015), pp. 235-251, Deleuze and pragmatism, New York, NY, B1

book chapter

Time out of joint: between phenomenology and post-structuralism

J Reynolds

(2015), pp. 101-113, Performance and temporalisation: time happens, Basingstoke, Eng., B1

book chapter

Direct perception, inter-subjectivity and social cognition: why phenomenology is a necessary but not sufficient condition

J Reynolds

(2015), Vol. 14, pp. 333-354, The New Yearbook for Phenomenology and Phenomenological Philosophy, United States, B1

book chapter

Time Out of Joint

Jack Reynolds

(2015), pp. 101-113, Performance and Temporalisation, Basingstoke, Eng., B1-1

book chapter
2013

Phenomenology and virtue ethics : complementary anti-theoretical methodological and ethical trajectories?

J Reynolds

(2013), pp. 113-131, Phenomenology and virtue ethics, London, England, B1-1

book chapter

Sartre's legacy

S Churchill, J Reynolds

(2013), pp. 213-228, Jean-Paul Sartre : key concepts, Durham, England, B1-1

book chapter

Introduction : Sartre vivant

S Churchill, J Reynolds

(2013), pp. 1-1, Jean-Paul Sartre : key concepts, Durham, England, B1-1

book chapter

Jacques Derrida

J Reynolds, P Gratton

(2013), pp. 1-1, Oxford bibliographies online, New York, N. Y., B1-1

book chapter
2012

Chronopathologies : time and politics in Deleuze, Derrida, analytic philosophy, and phenomenology

J Reynolds

(2012), Lanham, Maryland, A1-1

book

Time, philosophy and chronopathologies

J Reynolds

(2012), pp. 64-80, Parrhesia: A Journal of Critical Philosophy, London, UK, C1-1

journal article
2011

Analytic versus continental : arguments on the methods and value of philosophy

J Chase, J Reynolds

(2011), Durham, England, A1-1

book

Existentialism, phenomenology and philosophical method

F Joseph, J Reynolds

(2011), pp. 15-35, The continuum companion to existentialism, London, England, B1-1

book chapter

Existentialism and poststructuralism : some unfashionable observations

J Reynolds, A Woodward

(2011), pp. 260-281, The continuum companion to existentialism, London, England, B1-1

book chapter

Introduction to The continuum companion to existentialism

F Joseph, J Reynolds, A Woodward

(2011), pp. 1-14, The continuum companion to existentialism, London, England, B1-1

book chapter

Existentialism

J Reynolds

(2011), pp. 485-495, Routledge companion to phenomenology, Abingdon, England, B1-1

book chapter

The analytic / continental divide : a contretemps?

J Reynolds

(2011), pp. 239-254, Antipodean philosopher : volume 1 : public lectures on philosophy in Australia and New Zealand, Lanham, Maryland, B1-1

book chapter

Post-analytic philosophy : overcoming the divide?

G Duke, E Walsh, J Chase, J Reynolds

(2011), pp. 7-24, Postanalytic and metacontinental : crossing philosophical divides, London, England, B1-1

book chapter

Transcendental arguments about other minds and intersubjectivity

M Russell, J Reynolds

(2011), Vol. 6, pp. 300-311, Philosophy Compass, London, UK, C1-1

journal article
2010

'Postanalytic' philosophy : overcoming the divide?

G Duke, E Walsh, J Chase, J Reynolds

(2010), pp. 7-24, Postanalytic and metacontinental : crossing philosophical divides, London, England, B1

book chapter

The fate of transcendental reasoning in contemporary philosophy

J Chase, J Reynolds

(2010), pp. 27-52, Postanalytic and metacontinental: crossing philosophical divides, London, England, B1-1

book chapter

Common sense and philosophical methodology : some metaphilosophical reflections on analytic philosophy and Deleuze

J Reynolds

(2010), Vol. 41, pp. 231-258, The philosophical forum, Hoboken, N. J., C1-1

journal article

Problems of other minds : solutions and dissolutions in analytic and continental philosophy

Jack Reynolds

(2010), Vol. 5, pp. 326-335, Philosophy compass, Hoboken N. J., C1-1

journal article

Time out of joint: between phenomenology and post-structuralism

J Reynolds

(2010), Vol. 9, pp. 55-64, Parrhesia, Parkville, Vic., C1-1

journal article

Derrida, friendship and the transcendental priority of the 'untimely'

J Reynolds

(2010), Vol. 36, pp. 663-676, Philosophy & social criticism, London, England, C1-1

journal article
2009

The master-slave dialectic and the "sado-masochistic entity"

J Reynolds

(2009), Vol. 14, pp. 11-26, Angelaki: journal of the theoretical humanities, Abingdon, England, C1-1

journal article

Continental philosophy and chickening out : a reply to Simon Glendinning

J Reynolds

(2009), Vol. 17, pp. 255-272, International journal of philosophical studies, Abingdon, England, C1-1

journal article

Reply to Glendinning

J Reynolds

(2009), Vol. 17, pp. 281-287, International journal of philosophical studies, Abingdon, England, C1-1

journal article
2008

Touched by time : Some critical reflections on Derrida's engagement with Merleau-Ponty in Le Toucher

J Reynolds

(2008), Vol. 47, pp. 311-325, Sophia, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Transcendental Priority and Deleuzian Normativity. A reply to James Williams

J Reynolds

(2008), Vol. 2, pp. 101-108, Deleuze Studies, Edinburgh, UK, C1-1

journal article

Deleuze's other-structure: beyond the master-slave dialectic, but at what cost?

J Reynolds

(2008), Vol. 12, pp. 67-88, Symposium, Alberta, Canada, C1-1

journal article
2007

Wounds and Scars: Deleuze on the Time and Ethics of the Event

J Reynolds

(2007), Vol. 1, pp. 144-166, Deleuze and Guattari Studies, C1-1

journal article
2006

Understanding existentialism

J Reynolds

(2006), London, Eng., A1-1

book

Deleuze and Merleau-Ponty: Immanence, univocity and phenomenology

J Reynolds, J Roffe

(2006), Vol. 37, pp. 228-251, Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology, C1-1

journal article

Dreyfus and Deleuze on l'habitude, coping, and trauma in skill acquisition

J Reynolds

(2006), Vol. 14, pp. 539-559, International journal of philosophical studies, Abingdon, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Negotiating the Non-negotiable: Rawls, Derrida, and the Intertwining of Political Calculation and 'Ultra-politics'

J Reynolds

(2006), Vol. 9, Theory and Event, C1-1

journal article

Sadism and masochism - a symptomatology of analytic and continental philosophy?

Jack Reynolds

(2006), Vol. 1, pp. 88-111, Parrhesia: a journal of critical philosophy, Melbourne, Vic., C1-1

journal article
2005

Existentialism and its heritage

Jack Reynolds

(2005), pp. 1-18, Understanding Existentialism, Chesham, Eng., B1-1

book chapter

Heidegger and the existential analytic

Jack Reynolds

(2005), pp. 19-50, Understanding Existentialism, Chesham, Eng., B1-1

book chapter

Sartre: hell is other people

Jack Reynolds

(2005), pp. 89-109, Understanding Existentialism, Chesham, Eng., B1-1

book chapter

Condemned to freedom: Sartre's phenomenological ontology

Jack Reynolds

(2005), pp. 51-88, Understanding Existentialism, Chesham, Eng., B1-1

book chapter

Merleau-Ponty and the body

Jack Reynolds

(2005), pp. 110-136, Understanding Existentialism, Chesham, Eng., B1-1

book chapter

De Beauvoir: feminism and existential ethics

Jack Reynolds

(2005), pp. 137-162, Understanding Existentialism, Chesham, Eng., B1-1

book chapter

The legacy of existentialism: deconstruction, responsibility and the time of the decision

Jack Reynolds

(2005), pp. 163-176, Understanding Existentialism, Chesham, Eng., B1-1

book chapter
2004

Merleau-Ponty and Derrida: intertwining embodiment and alterity

Jack Reynolds

(2004), Athens, Ohio, A1-1

book

Possible and impossible, self and other, and the reversibility of Merleau-Ponty and Derrida

J Reynolds

(2004), Vol. 48, pp. 35-48, Philosophy today, Celina, Oh., C1-1

journal article

Derrida and Deleuze on time, the future, and politics

Jack Reynolds

(2004), Vol. 3, pp. 1-1, Borderlands e-Journal : new spaces in the humanities, University of New South Wales, Canberra, C1-1

journal article
2002

Habituality and undecidability: a comparison of Merleau-Ponty and Derrida on the decision

J Reynolds

(2002), Vol. 10, pp. 449-466, International journal of philosophical studies, Abingdon, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Merleau-Ponty, Levinas, and the Alterity of the Other

J Reynolds

(2002), Vol. 6, pp. 63-78, Symposium, C1-1

journal article
1994

Undercliffe cemetery, bradford

S Rawnsley, J Reynolds

(1994), Vol. 37, pp. 215-221, History Workshop Journal, C1-1

journal article
1975

The emergence of the independent labour party in bradford

J Reynolds, K Laybourn

(1975), Vol. 20, pp. 313-346, International Review of Social History, C1-1

journal article

Funded Projects at Deakin

Industry and Other Funding

Warrnambool Art Gallery PhD research projects: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art, History, Health, Cultural Heritage, Storytelling and Language

Prof Jack Reynolds

Lyndoch Living

  • 2021: $20,000
  • 2020: $10,000

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2023

Danica Janse Van Vuuren

Thesis entitled: A Phenomenology of Feelings of Worthlessness and Suicidality in Some Cases of Depression

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences

2022

Michael Mitchell

Thesis entitled: A Conditional Defence of Dual-Method Theories of Self-Knowledge

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences

2020

Andrew Kirkpatrick

Thesis entitled: Whitehead and Merleau-Ponty: Toward a Process Phenomenology

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences

2016

Daniel Timothy Connell

Thesis entitled: Defending Nietzsche from Heidegger's Nietzsche An analysis and critique of Heidegger's understanding of Nietzsche's ontology and epistemology

Master of Arts, School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Executive Supervisor
2022

Kane Pierce Simpson

Thesis entitled: Personhood, Animality, and Phenomenological Being

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Co-supervisor
2023

John James Parry

Thesis entitled: The Object of Life

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Communication and Creative Arts

Associate Supervisor
2023

Max Lowdin

Thesis entitled: Sign and Idea: Spinoza and Deleuze

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Brian Macallan

Thesis entitled: Freedom as a Centralizing Motif in the work of Henri Bergson

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences

2018

Casey Leigh Scott

Thesis entitled: A Mentalistic Account of Teleology in Biology

Master of Arts, School of Humanities and Social Sciences