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Dr Peter Sedgwick

Dr Peter Sedgwick

Reader

Ysgol Saesneg, Cyfathrebu ac Athroniaeth

Email
sedgwick@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 6075
Campuses
1.44, Adeilad John Percival , Rhodfa Colum, Caerdydd, CF10 3EU

I am part of the School's Philosophy department.

Additional publications

‘Essentialisms in Dispute: Lyotard and Kripke’, co-author Dr. A. Tanesini, American Philosophical Quarterly, Vol. 32, No. 3, July 1995.

‘The Future of Philosophy: Nietzsche, Rorty, and “Post-Nietzscheanism”’, Nietzsche-Studien, Band 29, 2000.

‘Pegagogical Nietzsche’, in International Studies in Philosophy, XXXII/3, 2000.

Descartes to Derrida: An Introduction to European Philosophy. Oxford: Blackwell, 2001.

‘The Nietzsche Legend : A Genealogy of Myth and Enlightenment’, Ecce Opus. Nietzsche-Revisionen im 20.Jahrhundert. Eds Rüdiger Görner and Duncan Large. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2003.

‘Violence, Economy and Temporality: Plotting the Political Terrain of On the Genealogy of Morality’,Nietzsche-Studien, Volume 32, 2005.

I am Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at Cardiff University. I am editor of Nietzsche: A Critical Reader (Blackwell, 1995), author of Descartes to Derrida: An Introduction to European Philosophy (Blackwell, 2001) and co-author/co-editor with Andrew Edgar of Cultural Theory: The Key Concepts (Routledge, 1999) and Cultural Theory: The Key Thinkers (Routledge, 2002). 

I am currently Director of Postgraduate Studies and also teach on the MA in Music, Culture and Politics (run by the School of Music).

2019

2017

  • Sedgwick, P. 2017. Hobbes, sovereign power and money. In: Tynan, A., Milesi, L. and Muller, C. eds. Credo Credit Crisis. Speculations on Faith and Money. Critical Perspectives on Theory, Culture and Politics Rowman & Littlefield, pp. 39-64.

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Research interests

  • European philosophy
  • philosophy of language
  • political theory
  • history of ideas