Section II Tracks

Track 4: Whitehead and Continental Philosophy (B)

This track will discuss approaches that gather insights from European philosophy and Whitehead in order to press those insights into the service of societal transformation. It will also worry the problem of the problem, namely how a historically contemplative discipline can bring about meaningful action.

Other Tracks in this Section

Track Heads

J.R. Hustwit

Chair of Department of Philosophy and Religion and Assistant Professor of Religion, Methodist University

Jeremy Hustwit received his B.A. from the University of Texas. He later earned an M.A. and Ph.D. from Claremont Graduate University. His area of specialization is philosophical theology. His academic interests include East and South Asian Religions, Inter-religious Dialogue, Hermeneutics, Philosophy of Religion, and Process Philosophy. Jeremy Hustwit is the author of Interreligious Hermeneutics and the Pursuit of Truth (Lexington 2014).

Suggested Reading List

Links to Section-related books and media for pre-conference preparation include: