A History of Australasian Philosophy

    Project: Research

    Project Details

    Project Description

    Philosophy in Australia and New Zealand has been a world leader for the past forty years. Despite this astonishing achievement, the history of philosophy in Australasia has not been written. The central aim of this project is to provide an account of the key developments, philosophers and schools of thought in the history of Australasian philosophy. In addition, the project aims to introduce the wider community to the past and curernt achievements of Australasian philosophy by conducting and then publishing a series of public lectures and interviews with leading Australasian philosophers.
    Effective start/end date1/01/0631/12/10


    • Australian Research Council (ARC): A$440,000.00
    • Australian Research Council (ARC): A$45,000.00
    • Turbulent times: 1970s

      Townsend, A., 2014, History of Philosophy in Australia and New Zealand. Oppy, G. & Trakakis, N. N. (eds.). Dordrecht The Netherlands: Springer, Vol. 1. p. 175-210 36 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review