Nythamar de Oliveira

Nythamar de Oliveira is a Professor of Philosophy at Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul. He earned his B.A. and M.A. in Theology from Faculté Jean Calvin, M.A. in Philosophy from Villanova University, and Ph.D. in Philosophy from the State University of New York at Stony Brook. 

Professor de Oliveira researches ethics and political philosophy with an emphasis on global justice in Kantian and Rawlsian thought.

Representative Publications

De Oliveira, Nythamar. “Recasting the Naturalism–Normativity Debate: Neuroscience, Neurophilosophy, Neuroethics.” Princípios: Revista de Filosofia 20.33 (2013): 8.

de Oliveira, Nythamar. “Aesthetics, ethics, and the role of Teleology in the third Critique.” Revista de Filosofia Aurora 24.34 (2012): 189-204.

de Oliveira, Nythamar. “The normative claims of Brazil’s democratic ethos: Bourdieu’s habitus, critical theory, and social philosophy.” Civitas-Revista de Ciências Sociais 12.1 (2012).

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