Dr. Georgia Mouroutsou

Dr. Georgia Mouroutsou

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Dr. Georgia Mouroutsou

Associate Professor

Office: DL238
Phone: 4541
Email: gmourout@uwo.ca
Website: https://uwestern.academia.edu/GeorgiaMouroutsou

Education

  • Postdoctoral fellowships at Cambridge U.K. (Faculty of Classics) and Berlin, Germany (Humboldt University, Faculty of Philosophy)
  • Ph.D. in Philosophy (Eberhard-Karls University of Tübingen, Germany)
  • M.A. in Philosophy (National Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece)
  • B.A: in Philosophy and Psychology (National Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece)

Research

  • Ancient philosophy (especially Plato, Aristotle, and Platonism)
  • Physics and metaphysics
  • Theories of pleasure

Selected Publications

 Die Metapher der Mischung in den Platonischen Dialogen Sophistes und Philebos, in the Series of the International Plato Society Vol. 28, Sankt Augustin 2010.

The Presence of Pure Pleasure in Plato’s Philebus: Beyond “Filling” and “Having Filled (Leaky) Jars”; forthcoming in: Plato's Philebus, J. Jirsa, Š. Špinka (eds), Oikoymenh, Praha 2014.

The Allegory of the CaveThe Necessity of the Philosopher’s Descent, in: Plato, The Internet Journal of the International Plato Society Journal 11, 2011

Die Frage nach der schlechten Seele in dem zehnten Buch von Nomoi: Versuch einer Entmythologisierung, in: Platon u?ber das Göttliche, D. Koch, I. Männlein-Robert, N. Weidtmann (eds.), Tu?bingen 2010, pp. 139-173.