Casey Perin

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Associate Professor, Philosophy
School of Humanities
Director of Graduate Studies
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 2001
University of California, Irvine
73 Humanities Instructional Building
Mail Code: 4555
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
Ancient philosophy, philosophy of action, moral psychology, 17th & 18th century philosophy

The Demands of Reason: An Essay on Pyrrhonian Scepticism (Oxford University Press, 2010)


"Making Sense of Arcesilaus," forthcoming in Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy.

"Knowledge, Stability, and Belief in the 'Meno'," Ancient Philosophy 32 (2012): 15-34.

"Scepticism and Belief," in The Cambridge Companion to Ancient Scepticism, ed. R. Bett (Cambridge University Press, 2010).

"Descartes and the Legacy of Ancient Scepticism," in A Companion to Descartes, ed. J.Broughton and J. Carriero (Blackwell, 2007)

"Substantial Universals in Aristotle's Categories," Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy 33 (2007): 124-144.

"Pyrrhonian Scepticism and the Search for Truth," Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy 30 (2006): 337-360.

"Stoic Epistemology and the Limits of Externalism," Ancient Philosophy 25 (2005): 383-401.

"Academic Arguments for the Indiscernibility Thesis," Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 86 (2005) 493-517.
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