Professor Jaegwon Kim

William Herbert Perry Faunce Professor of Philosophy at Brown University
Professor Jaegwon Kim
Jaegwon Kim is William Herbert Perry Faunce Professor of Philosophy at Brown University. His areas of interest and specialisation include philosophy of mind, metaphysics, action theory, epistemology, and philosophy of science. His current work focuses on physicalism, reduction and reductionism, mental causation, and emergence. The specific topics of his current research include: arguments for/against physicalism, substance dualism, overdetermination and the exclusion argument, agency and self-knowledge, subjectivity and normativity in agency, laws and explanation in the special sciences, and philosophical naturalism.