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Dr Sean Bowden

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer in Philosophy

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

SHSS Arts & Ed

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy, , 2015
GCHE Not Required, Deakin University, 2014

Contact

s.bowden@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 68295

Biography summary

Sean Bowden is Lecturer in Philosophy in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Research interests

Sean researches primarily in the area of contemporary French philosophy and the philosophy of action and agency.

Affiliations

The Australasian Society for Continental Philosophy

The Australasian Association of Philosophy

The Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy

The Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy

Feast-France The France-Australia Research Network

Teaching interests

ASP210 Plato and Nietzsche

ASP228 Philosophy, Art, Film

ASP309 20th Century French Philosophy

Knowledge areas

Contemporary French and European philosophy, American pragmatism, theories of action and agency.

Projects

Sean Bowden's current research aims to develop and explore the implications of an 'expressive' conception of individual and collective agency.

Publications

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2018

AN ANTI-POSITIVIST CONCEPTION OF PROBLEMS: deleuze, bergson and the french epistemological tradition

S Bowden

(2018), Vol. 23, pp. 45-63, Angelaki: journal of the theoretical humanities, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal
2017

Joint action and the expression of shared intentions: an expanded Taylorian account

S Bowden

(2017), Vol. 25, pp. 440-462, European journal of philosophy, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal

The intensive expression of the virtual: revisiting the relation of expression in difference and repetition

S Bowden

(2017), Vol. 11, pp. 216-239, Deleuze Studies, Edinburgh, Scotland, C1

journal
2015

Antirepresentationalism and objectivity in Rorty, Brandom and Deleuze

S Bowden

(2015), pp. 180-198, Deleuze and Pragmatism, Melbourne Vic., B1

chapter

Deleuzian encounters with pragmatism

S Bowden, S Bignall, P Patton

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

chapter

Human and nonhuman agency in Deleuze

S Bowden

(2015), pp. 60-80, Deleuze and the non/human, New York , N.Y., B1

chapter

Normativity and expressive agency in Hegel, Nietzsche, and Deleuze

S Bowden

(2015), Vol. 29, pp. 236-259, Journal of speculative philosophy, University Park, Pa., C1

journal

Tragedy and agency in Hegel and Deleuze

S Bowden

(2015), pp. 212-228, At the edges of thought: Deleuze and Post-Kantian Philosophy, Edinburgh, Scotland, B1

chapter
2014

'Willing the event': Expressive agency in Deleuze's Logic of Sense

S Bowden

(2014), Vol. 15, pp. 231-248, Critical horizons : a journal of philosophy & social theory, London, Eng., C1

journal

Actions and events in Deleuze's logic of sense

S Bowden

(2014), pp. 1-9, Deleuze in China: Proceedings of the 2012 Kaifeng International Deleuze Conference, Kaifeng City, China, E1

conference
2012

The set-theoretical nature of Badiou's ontology and Lautman's dialectic of problematic ideas

S Bowden

(2012), pp. 39-58, Badiou and Philosophy, Edinburgh, Scotland, B1

chapter

Badiou's philosophical heritage

S Bowden, S Duffy

(2012), pp. 1-15, Badiou and philosophy, Edinburgh, Scotland, B1

chapter

Gilles Deleuze, a reader of Gilbert Simondon

S Bowden

(2012), pp. 135-153, Gilbert Simondon : being and technology, Edinburgh, Scotland, B1

chapter
2011

The priority of events: Deleuze's logic of sense

S Bowden, S Bowden

(2011), Edinburgh, U.K., A1

book

Paul Redding's Continental idealism (and Deleuze's continuation of the idealist tradition)

S Bowden

(2011), Vol. 11, pp. 75-79, Parrhesia, Melbourne, Vic., C1-1

journal
2010

Deleuze's neo-leibnizianism, events and the logic of sense's 'static ontological genesis'

S Bowden

(2010), Vol. 4, pp. 301-328, Deleuze studies, Edinburgh, Scotland, C1-1

journal
2008

Alain Badiou: Problematics and the different senses of being in being and event

S Bowden

(2008), Vol. 5, pp. 32-47, Parrhesia, Melbourne, Vic., C1-1

journal

Funded Projects at Deakin

No Funded Projects at Deakin found

Supervisions

Associate Supervisor
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