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Dr Sarah Patterson

  • Overview

    Overview

    Biography

    Sarah Patterson is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Philosophy. Before coming to Birkbeck in 1994, she held Assistant Professor appointments at the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor), Harvard University and Tufts University.

    Qualifications

    • BA (Hons) Philosophy and Physiology, University of Oxford, 1981
    • PhD, Philosophy, MIT, 1988

    Administrative responsibilities

    • Programme Director, MA/PGCertificate/PGDiploma in Philosophy
  • Supervision and teaching

    Supervision and teaching

    Supervision

    Current doctoral researchers

    • ALISTAIR SHAW
    • KARIM-PASHA LADBON
    • LAUREN SLATER

    Doctoral alumni

    • MAGNUS FRIED
  • Publications

    Publications

    Article

    Book Section

    • Patterson, Sarah (2010) Clear and distinct perception. In: Broughton, J. and Carriero, J. (eds.) A Companion to Descartes. Wiley Blackwell. pp. 216-234. ISBN 9781444337846.
    • Patterson, Sarah (2000) How Cartesian was Descartes?. In: Crane, T. and Patterson, Sarah (eds.) History of the Mind-Body Problem. Abingdon, UK: Routledge. pp. 70-110. ISBN 9780415242363.