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Dr Yasemin J Erden

Senior Lecturer - Philosophy

Dr Yasemin J Erden

Tel: 020 8240 4295

About Research Media


Academic and Professional Qualifications:

  • PhD in Philosophy, Roehampton University, (Title: Limits, language and thought in Wittgenstein’s philosophy), 2008 (awarded 2009)
  • PGCHE, Roehampton University, (Research paper: History of philosophy or philosophical inquiry?), 2006
  • BA (Hons) Philosophy and English Literature (First Class), (Dissertation: Plato and Epistemology), 2002 

Modules taught:

  • Aesthetics
  • Identity, Culture and Society
  • Philosophy and Popular Culture
  • Philosophy of Science and Technology
  • Reason, Evidence, Argument
  • Wittgenstein

View Yasemin's Online CV.


Main Areas of Research / Scholarship:

  • Emerging technologies (including internet and social networking, intelligent systems, and nanotechnology)
  • General philosophy (including philosophy of language; aesthetics; identity; philosophy of mind; Wittgenstein)

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