Department of PhilosophyWestern Arts and Humanities

Henrik Lagerlund

lagerlund

Department Chair

Associate Professor

Medieval Philosophy

Member, Rotman Institute of Philosophy

BA, MA, PhD Uppsala University

Phone: 519-661-2111 ext. 80508
Office: Stevenson Hall, Room 3145
E-mail: hlagerlu@uwo.ca 
Website: Personal

2013-2014 Teaching

Selected Publications

Publications for website

 

BOOKS PUBLISHED:

11.       (ed.) A Companion to the Philosophy of Robert Kilwardby, with Paul Thom (Leiden: Brill, 2012).

10.       (ed.) The Philosophy of Francisco Suarez, with Benjamin Hill (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012).

9.         (ed.) Encyclopedia of Medieval Philosophy, 1st edition, 2 vols., p. 1423 (Heidelberg: Springer Reference, 2011).

8.         (ed.) Rethinking the History of Skepticism: The Missing Medieval Background (Leiden: Brill, 2010)

7.         (ed.) Mental Representation and Objects of Thought in Medieval Philosophy (Aldershot:          Ashgate, 2008)

6.         (ed.) Forming the Mind: Essays on the Internal Senses and the Mind/Body Problem from         Avicenna to the Medical Enlightenment (Dordrecht: Springer, 2007)

5.         (ed.) Modality Matters: Twenty-Five Essays in Honour of Krister Segerberg, with Sten Lindström       and Rysiek Sliwinski (Uppsala: Uppsala Philosophical Studies, 2006).

4.         Filosofi i Sverige under tusen år [Thousand Years of Swedish Philosophy] (Lund: Studentlitteratur, 2003)

3.         (ed.) Emotions and Choice from Boethius to Descartes, with Mikko Yrjönsuuri (Dordrecht: Kluwer, 2002)

2.         Modal Syllogistics in the Middle Ages (Leiden: Brill, 2000)

1.         Svensk filosofi från Rydelius till Hedenius [Swedish Philosophy from Rydelius to Hedenius] (Stockholm: Thales, 1999)

 

 

ARTICLES PUBLISHED:

46.       “Schweden und Finnland”, in Grundriss der Geschichte der Philosophie. 18. Jahrhundert. Band 3. Das Heilige Romische Reich Deutscher Nation. Die Eidgenossenschaft. Nord- und Ostmitteleuropa (Schwabe and Co Ag: Basel, 2013).

45.       “Singular Terms and Vague Concepts in Late Medieval Mental Language Theory or the Decline and Fall of Mental Language”, in G. Klima (ed.) Intentionality, Cognition and Mental Representation in Medieval Philosophy (Dordrecht: Springer, 2013).

44.       “Soul as an Entity in Ancient Philosophy” (with Juha Sihvola) and “Soul as an Entity in Medieval and Early Modern Philosophy”, in S. Knuuttila et al. (eds.) Sourcebook in the History of Philosophy of Mind, (Dordrecht: Springer, 2013).

43.       “The Turn to Epistemology in the 14th Century: Two Underlying Motives”, in Alexander Hall and Gyula Klima (eds.) Skepticism, Causality, and Skepticism about Causality, in Proceedings for the Society for Medieval Logic and Metaphysics, Vol. 10 (Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2012: 47-55).

42.       “Introduction: The Life and Work of Robert Kilwardby”, with Paul Thom, in H. Lagerlund and P. Thom (eds.) A Companion to the Philosophy of Robert Kilwardby (Leiden: Brill, 2012).

41.       “Leibniz (and Ockham) on the Language of Thought, or How the True Metaphysics is Derived from the True Logic”, in L. Haaparanta and H. Koskinen (eds.) Categories of Being: Essays on Metaphysics and Logic (New York: Oxford University Press, 2012: 99-118).

40.       “Arabic Logic and Its Influence”, in AL-MUKHATABATالمخاطبات: Revue Philosophique de Logique et d'Epistémologie 1:1 (2012): 175-183.

39.       “Material Substance”, in J. Marenbon (ed.) The Oxford Handbook of Medieval Philosophy, (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012: 468-485).

38.       “The Unity of Efficient and Final Causality: The Mind/Body Problem Reconsidered” in British Journal for the History of Philosophy 19:4 (2011): 585-601.

37.       “Mental Representation in Medieval Philosophy”, The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Spring 2011 Edition), Edward N. Zalta (ed.), forthcoming URL = <http://plato.stanford.edu/ archives/spr2011/entries/representation-medieval/>. (Substantially revised from my 2004 article.)

36.       “The Changing Face of Aristotelian Empiricism in the Fourteenth Century” in Quaestio 10 (2010): 315-327.

35.       “Al-Ghazali on the Form and Matter of the Syllogism”, in Vivarium 48 (2010): 193-214.

34.       “Medieval Theories of the Syllogism”, in The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Winter 2010 Edition), Edward N. Zalta (ed.), URL = <http://plato.stanford.edu/ archives/spr2004/entries/ medieval-syllogism/>. (Substantially revised from my 2004 article.)

33.       ”Skeptical Issues in Posterior Analytics Commentaries”, in H. Lagerlund (ed.) Rethinking the History of Skepticism: The Missing Medieval Background (Leiden: Brill, 2010).

32.       “A History of Skepticism in the Middle Ages” in H. Lagerlund (ed.) Rethinking the History of Skepticism: The Missing Medieval Background (Leiden: Brill, 2010).

31.       “Possible Worlds and the Nature of Choice in Leibniz”, with Peter Myrdal, in Studia Leibnitiana Band XXXVIII/XXXIX, Heft 2 (2006/2007): 156-176. (Publication date was Oct. 2009.)

30.       “Avicenna and Tusi on Modal Logic”, in History and Philosophy of Logic Vol. 30, Issue 3 (2009): 227-239.

29.       “John Mair on Concepts”, in J. Biard (ed.) Le langage mental du Moyen Âge à l’âge classique, (Lovain: Peeters, 2009: 205-220)

28.       “Philosophical Psychology in 1500: Bologna, Erfurt and Padua”, (with Pekka Kärkkäinen) in S. Heinämaa and M. Reuter (eds.) Psychology and Philosophy: Inquiries into the Soul from Late Scholasticism to Contemporary Thought (Dordrecht: Springer, 2008).

27.       “A ‘New’ Mind-Body Problem”, in Filosofisk Tidskrift 1 (2008) [Swedish].

26.       “Assimilation of Aristotelian and Arabic Logic up to the Later 13th Century”, in J. Woods and D. Gabbay (eds.) The Handbook of the History of Logic, vol.2: Medieval and Renaissance Logic, (Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2008). (90+ pages)

25.       “Pietro d’Abano and the Anatomy of Perception”, in Simo Knuuttila and Pekka Kärkkäinen (eds.) Theories of Perception in Medieval and Early Modern Thought (Dordrecht: Springer, 2008). 

24.                   “The Unity of the Soul and Contrary Appetites in Medieval Philosophy”, in Thomas M. Lennon and Robert J. Stainton (eds.) The Achilles of Rationalist Psychology (Dordrecht: Springer, 2008).

23.       “Making Aristotle Modern: John Buridan on Psychology and Language”, in J.M.M.H. Thijssen and Paul J.J.M. Bakker (eds.) Mind, Perception, and Cognition: The commentary Tradition on Aristotles De anima (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2008).

22.       “The Terminological and Conceptual Roots of Representations in the Soul in Late Ancient and Medieval Philosophy”, in H. Lagerlund (ed.) Mental Representation and Objects of Thought in Medieval Philosophy (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2008).

21.       “Introduction”, in H. Lagerlund (ed.) Mental Representation and Objects of Thought in Medieval Philosophy (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2008).

20.       “Introduction: A History of the Mind/Body Problem”, in H. Lagerlund (ed.) Forming the Mind: The Internal Senses and the Mind/Body Problem from Avicenna to the Medical Enlightenment, (Dordrecht: Springer, 2007).

19.       “Possible Worlds and Freedom in Leibniz”, with Peter Myrdal, in Henrik Lagerlund, Sten Lindström and Rysiek Sliwinski (eds.) Modality Matters: Twenty-Five Essays in Honour of Krister Segerberg (Uppsala: Uppsala Philosophical Studies, 2006).

18.       “What is Singular Thought? Ockham and Buridan on Singular Terms in the Language of Thought”, in Vesa Hirvonen, Toivo Holopainen and Miira Tuominen (eds.) Mind and Modality: Studies in the History of Philosophy in Honour of Simo Knuuttila (Leiden: Brill, 2006: 217-238).

17.       “How Free are We? An Attempt to Write the History of the Will in the Middle Ages”, in Runica et Mediaevalia, Lectiones 5 (2006) [Swedish].

16.       “The Reception of David Hume’s Philosophy in Sweden”, in P Jones (ed.) The Reception of Hume in Europe (Continuum Press: London, 2005). 

15.       “Vague Concepts and Singular Terms in a Buridanian Language of Thought Tradition”, in Proceedings of the Society for Medieval Logic and Metaphysics, Vol. 4 (2004)

14.       “John Buridan and the Problem of Dualism in Early Fourteenth Century Philosophy”, in Journal of the History of Philosophy 42:4 (2004), 369-388.

13.       “Psychology and Semantics: A Medieval Perspective”, in Filosofisk Tidskrift 1 (2004) [Swedish].

12.       “Mental Representation in Medieval Philosophy”, in The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Summer 2004 Edition), Edward N. Zalta (ed.), URL http://plato.stanford.edu/archives/sum2004/ entries/representation-medieval/.

11.       “Medieval Theories of the Syllogism”, in The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Spring 2004 Edition), Edward N. Zalta (ed.), URL = http://plato.stanford.edu/ archives/spr2004/entries/ medieval-syllogism/.

10.       “Representations, Concepts and Words: Peter of Ailly on Semantics and Psychology”, in Proceedings of the Society for Medieval Logic and Metaphysics, Vol. 3, 2003. Also forthcoming in Calvin G. Normore (ed.) The Language of Thought: The Medieval Perspective (Toronto, University of Toronto Press) 

9.         “Essences and Valid Consequences in 13th Century Modal Logic”, in Krister Segerberg and Rysiek Sliwinski (eds.) A Philosophical Smorgasbord: Essays on Action, Truth and Other Things in Honor of Frederick Stoutland (Uppsala: Uppsala Philosophical Studies, 2003).

8.         “Introduction”, with Mikko Yrjonsuuri, in H. Lagerlund and M. Yrjönsuuri (eds.) Emotions and Choice from Boethius to Descartes (Dordrecht: Kluwer, 2002).

7.         “John Buridan’s Theory of Free Choice and Its Influence”, in H. Lagerlund and M. Yrjonsuuri (eds.) Emotions and Choice from Boethius to Descartes (Dordrecht: Kluwer, 2002).

6.         “The Concept of Will: Two Fourteenth Century Commentaries on Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics”, in E. Carlson and R. Sliwinski (eds.) Omnium Gatherum (Uppsala: Uppsala Philosophical Studies, 2001).

5.         “Disputation and Change of Belief: Burley’s Theory of Obligationes as a Theory of Belief Change”, with Erik J. Olsson, in Mikko Yrjonsuuri (ed.) Medieval Formal Logic: Consequences, Obligations and Insolubiles (Dordrecht: Kluwer, 2001).

4.         “An Essentialistic Modal Logic: The First Commentators of the Prior Analysics and Their View of Modal Syllogistics in the Late Middle Ages”, in Filosofisk Tidskrift 3 (1998) [Swedish] 

3.         “Jodocus Trutfetter's Conception of Modal Logic”, in J. Aertsen and A. Speer (eds.) Was ist Philosophie im Mittelalter? (Berlin, New York: Walter de Gruyter, 1998).

2.         “What is an emotion? Epictetos’ and Senecas view of emotions and Augustines criticism of their view”, in H. Lagerlund (ed.) Vidgade perspektiv (Uppsala: Uppsala Philosophical Studies, 1997) [Swedish].

1.         “The Bostromian Philosophy and Its Influence on the Intellectual Climate in Sweden”, in Filosofisk Tidskrift 4 (1997) [Swedish].