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Jeff Bell

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Position: Professor of Philosophy Dr. Jeff Bell

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Education: A.B., Occidental College; M.A., Ph.D., Tulane University

Awards: Visiting Research Fellowship at the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities in Edinburgh

  • Author of, Philosophy at the Edge of Chaos: Gilles Deleuze and the Philosophy of Difference (2006);
  • The Problem of Difference: Phenomenology and Poststructuralism (1998); Deleuze and History, editor (forthcoming)
  • Selected articles: "Charting the Road of Inquiry: Deleuze's Humean Pragmatics and the Challenge of Badiou" in The Southern Journal of Philosophy 44:3 (2006);
  • "Philosophizing the Double Bind Deleuze Reads Nietzsche," in Philosophy Today (1995) and
  • "Phenomenology, Poststructuralism, and the Cinema of Time," in Film and Philosophy" (1998) in addition to numerous book reviews.
  • Books in progress: Hume, Deleuze, and the Institutions of Culture