My name is Tamer Nawar. I am Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the University of Groningen.
Before joining the Faculty of Philosophy in Groningen I was a postdoctoral research fellow in philosophy at the University of Oxford and before that I completed my PhD at the University of Cambridge.
My research interests are quite broad but include: ancient and medieval philosophy; metaphysics; epistemology; and philosophy of language and logic.
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Select Recent Publications
• 'Every Word is a Name: Autonymy and Quotation in Augustine', Mind (forthcoming)
• 'Veritism Refuted? Understanding, Idealization, and the Facts', Synthese (forthcoming)
• 'Augustine's Defence of Knowledge against the Sceptics', Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy (2019)
• 'Thrasymachus' Unerring Skill and the Arguments of Republic I', Phronesis (2018)
• ‘Aristotelian Finitism’, Synthese (2015)
• ‘Augustine on the Varieties of Understanding and Why There is No Learning from Words’, Oxford Studies in Medieval Philosophy (2015)
• ‘The Stoic Account of Apprehension’, Philosophers’ Imprint (2014)
For more papers, see 'Research'
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