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Greg Moore

Associate Professor    ,
Education

Ph.D., University of Cambridge, 2000

Biography

Greg Moore is an intellectual historian with a particular interest in Germany since the Enlightenment. He is the author of Nietzsche, Biology and Metaphor (Cambridge University Press, 2002) and the translator and editor of Johann Gottfried Herder’s Selected Writings on Aesthetics(Princeton University Press, 2006) and Johann Gottlieb Fichte’s Addresses to the German Nation (Cambridge University Press, 2008).

He is currently preparing a translation of Herder’s Ideas toward a Philosophy of History of Mankind and a monograph on the philosophical reception of Darwinism in Germany.

He teaches classes on the European intellectual history, the history of capitalism, and the philosophy of history.

He would welcome graduate students working on German history, European cultural and intellectual history, Anglo-German relations, and the history of biology.