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 include: ancient and medieval philosophy; epistemology; and metaphysics.
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Select Recent Publications
• 'Thrasymachus' Unerring Skill and the Arguments of Republic I', Phronesis (2018)
• 'Platonic Know-How and Successful Action', European Journal of Philosophy (2017)
• ‘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)
• 'Barnes, Proof, Knowledge, and Scepticism [Review]', Philosophy (2015)
• 'Groff & Greco, Powers and Capacities in Philosophy [Review]', The Philosophical Quarterly (2014)
For more papers, see 'Papers'
Some Recent & Upcoming Talks
• TBC, 29th November 2018, University of Durham
• 'Stoic Puzzles about Identity', 11th September 2018, University of Cambridge & 23rd August, Humboldt-Universität
• 'Revisiting the Arguments between Thrasymachus and Socrates in Republic I', 22nd February 2018, University of Oxford
• 'Some Aristotelian Modalities', 17th January 2018, University of Groningen
• 'Ad Infinitum', 22nd March 2017, University of Groningen
• 'Testimony and Doubt', 25th January 2017, University of Groningen
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