Facundo Alonso

Facundo Alonso

Associate Professor

Hall Auditorium Room 208
Miami University
Oxford, OH 45056
513-529-2430
alonsofm@MiamiOH.edu

Education

  • Ph.D. in Philosophy, Stanford University, 2008
  • M.S. (with Distinction) in Philosophy, Birkbeck College, University of London, 2008
  • Licenciatura in Economics, Universidad de Buenos Aires, 1999
  • Licenciatura in Political Science (High Honors), Universidad de Buenos Aires, 1999

Teaching Interests

  • Ethics
  • Philosophy of Action and Mind
  • Epistemology
  • Philosophy of Law

Courses Taught

  • PHL 131 | Introduction to Ethics
  • PHL 311 | Ethical Theory
  • PHL 312 | Contemporary Moral Problems
  • PHL 411/511 | Advanced Ethical Theories
  • PHL 620 | Mind, Action, and Normativity

Research Interests

  • Ethics
  • Philosophy of Action

Selected Publications

  • “Intending, Settling, and Relying,” in Oxford Studies in Agency and Responsibility, Volume 4, edited by David Shoemaker. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017, pp. 50-74.
  • “Reductive Views of Shared Intention,” in Routledge Handbook on Collective Intentionality, edited by Kirk Ludwig and Marija Jankovic. London: Routledge, 2017, pp. 34-44.
  • “A Dual Aspect Theory of Shared Intention,” Journal of Social Ontology 2 (2016): 271-302.
  • “Reasons for Reliance,” Ethics 126 (2016): 311-338. 
  • “What is Reliance?” Canadian Journal of Philosophy 44 (2014): 163-183.
  • “Shared Intention, Reliance, and Interpersonal Obligations,” Ethics 119 (2009): 444–475.
  • “Reliance and Intending the Joint Activity,” in Concepts of Sharedness, edited by Katinka Schulte-Ostermann, Hans Bernhard Schmid, and Nikos Psarros. Frankfurt: Ontos Verlag, 2008, pp. 211-224.