Associate Professor<br />Marguerite La Caze
Associate Professor
Marguerite La Caze
Position:
 
Associate Professor in Philosophy
 
Contact Details:
 
Office: E349, Forgan Smith Building (1)
Phone: +61 7 3365 3443
Email: m.lacaze@uq.edu.au
 
Qualifications:
 
BA, (Qld)
MA, Melbourne University
PhD, (Qld)
 
Teaching:
 
PHIL1002 Introduction to Philosophy
PHIL2220 Kant and European Philosophy
PHIL2300 Phenomenology and Existentialism
PHIL2340 Postmodernism and Philosophy
PHIL2400 Ethics and the Passions
PHIL3620 Contemporary European Philosophy
 
Research Interests:
 
European philosophy, feminist philosophy, ethics, and aesthetics.
 
For more information, visit Marguerite’s UQ webpage.
 
Current Research Projects:
 
Companion article on the work of Michèle Le Dœuff; restorative ethics, including lying in politics and trust, Beauvoir on hate and revenge, Post-genocide justice in Rwanda, unconditional ethics in Kant, Sartre and Derrida.
 
UQ - UWA Bilateral Research Collaboration Award with Michael Levine: In pursuit of integrity: emotional self-assessment in moral life.
 
Selected Recent Publications:
 
Books

Co-authored Books

Edited journal issues


Chapters in Books
  • ‘Pretending peace: Provisional political trust and sincerity in Kant and Améry’, Engaging Kantian Sincerity in Politics: Publicity, Rhetoric and Institutions, Eds. Sorin Biaisu and Sylvie Loriaux, London: Routledge, forthcoming 2014.
  • ‘Hope and affirmation: An Ethics of Reciprocity’, Sartre: Key Concepts, Eds. Steven Churchill and Jack Reynolds, Durham: Acumen, forthcoming 2013.
  • ‘Integrity’ with Damian Cox and Michael Levine, The Handbook of Virtue Ethics, Eds. Nicole Saunders and Stan van Hooft, Durham: Acumen, forthcoming 2013.
  • ‘Existentialism, Feminism and sexuality’, The Continuum Companion to Existentialism, Eds. Felicity Joseph, Jack Reynolds, and Ashley Woodward, London: Continuum, 2011, 155-174.
  • ‘A Taste for Fashion’, Fashion— Philosophy for Everyone: Thinking with Style, Eds. Jeanette Kennett and Jessica Wolfendale, Oxford: Blackwell, 2011, 199-214.
  • ‘The miraculous power of forgiveness and the promise’, Action and Appearance: Ethics and the Politics of Writing in Hannah Arendt, Eds. Anna Yeatman, Phillip Hansen, Magdalena Zolkos, and Charles Barbour, London: Continuum, 2011, 150-165.
  • ‘The Judgement of the Statesperson’, Power, Judgment and Political Evil: In Conversation with Hannah Arendt, Eds. Andrew Schaap, Danielle Celermajer and Vrasidas Karalis, Farmham: Ashgate, 2010, 71-87.
  • ‘Splitting the Difference: Between Young and Fraser on Identity Politics’, Feminist Alliances, Ed. Lynda Burns, New York: Rodopi, 2006, 151-163.
  • ‘Should radical evil be forgiven?’ Forensic Psychiatry: Influences of Evil, Ed. Tom Mason, Totowa: Humana, 2006, 273-293.
 
Refereed Articles
  • ‘It’s easier to lie if you believe it yourself: Derrida, Arendt, and the modern lie.’ Special Issue on Mendacity and the Law Law, Culture, and The Humanities, forthcoming 2013
  • ‘The mute foundation of aesthetic experience?’ Costa Lima Special Issue Culture, Theory and Critique, forthcoming 2013.
  • ‘Moss, fungus, cauliflower: Sartre’s critique of “human nature’, Symposium: Canadian Journal for Continental Philosophy, Vol.16, No.1, 2012, 30-51.
  • ‘Terrorism and trauma: Negotiating Derridean “autoimmunity”’, Philosophy and Social Criticism, Vol.37, No.5, 2011, 605-620.
  • ‘Max Deutscher’s genre of philosophy’, Crossroads: An Interdisciplinary Journal for the Study of History, Philosophy, Religion, and Classics, Vol.IV, No.1, 2009, 71-78.
  • ‘Derrida: Opposing Death Penalties’, Derrida Today, Vol.2, No.2, 2009, 186-199.
  • ‘Michèle Le Dœuff, feminist epistemology, and the unthought’ Hecate: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Women’s Liberation, Vo.34, No.2, 2008, 62-79.
  • ‘Seeing oneself through the eyes of the other: Asymmetrical reciprocity and self-respect’, Hypatia: A Journal of Feminist Philosophy, Vol.23, No.3, 2008, 118-135.
  • ‘On Orientation in Thought: Hannah Arendt and Michèle Le Dœuff’, International Studies in Philosophy, Vol.39, No.4, 2007, 77-102.
  • ‘At the intersection: Kant, Derrida and the relation between ethics and politics’ Political Theory: A Journal of Political Philosophy 35, 2007, 781-805.
  • ‘Sartre integrating ethics and politics: the case of terrorism’, Parrhesia, No.3, 2007, 43-53.
  • ‘The asymmetry between apology and forgiveness.’ Feature Article: Theory and Practice, Contemporary Political Theory. Vol.5, No.4, 2006, 447-468.
  • ‘Love, that indispensable supplement: Irigaray and Kant on love and respect’ Hypatia: A Journal of Feminist Philosophy. Vol.20, No.3, 2005, 92-114.

Encyclopaedia Entries
  • Entries on ‘Simone de Beauvoir’ and ‘The Look’, The Continuum Companion to Existentialism London: Continuum, 2011, 339-340; 352.
  • ‘Feminist philosophy’, A Companion to Philosophy in Australasia, Eds. Graham Oppy, and Nick Trakakis, Melbourne: Monash University Publishing, 2010, 184-88.
  • Integrity’, Stanford Encyclopaedia of Philosophy, Ed. Ed Zalta, with Damian Cox and Michael Levine, 2001. Updated and revised 2008.

Book Reviews

  • Review of Ann Ferguson and Mechthild Nagel, Eds. Dancing with Iris: The Philosophy of Iris Marion Young, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009, Social Theory and Practice, Vol.37, No.4, 2011, 697-704.
  • Review of Michèle Le Dœuff’s Hipparchia’s Choice: An essay Concerning Women, Philosophy, etc. 2nd Ed. Trans. Trista Selous. New York: Columbia University Press, 2007, Hypatia 24.1, 2009, 191-195.
  • Review of Rauna Kuokkanen, Reshaping the University: Responsibility, Indigenous Epistemes, and the Logic of the Gift, Vancouver: UBC Press, 2007, The Australian Journal of Indigenous Education, Vol.37, 2008, 181-83.

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