Ryan Hickerson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Philosophy
Western Oregon University
345 N. Monmouth Ave.
Monmouth, OR 97361
Office Hours, Fall 2017:
Mondays and Wednesdays: 4:00-5:00pm
Tuesdays and Thursdays: 1:00-2:30pm
(Or by appointment. Sorry, no office hours on Fridays.)
Bellamy Hall (HSS), room 322
PHL101: Introduction to Philosophy: Knowledge & Reality
PHL201H: Introduction to Metaphysics and Epistemology for Honors Students
PHL263: Philosophy of Mind
PHL311: Ancient Philosophy
Feelings of Believing: Psychology, History, Phenomenology
The History of Intentionality: Theories of Consciousness from Brentano to Husserl
"What the Wise Ought Believe: A Voluntarist Interpretation of Hume's General Rules"
British Journal for the History of Philosophy, 21:6, 2013
with Wayne Martin: "Mental Capacity and the Applied Phenomenology of Judgement"
Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences, 12:1, 2013
"Neglecting the Question of Being: Heidegger's Argument Against Husserl"
Inquiry, 52:6, 2009
"Twardowski and Representationalism"
The Balitic International Yearbook of Cognition, Logic and Communication, 4, 2008
"Getting the Quasi-Picture: Twardowskian Representationalism and Husserl's Argument Against It"
Journal of the History of Philosophy, 43:4, 2005
"An Indirect Defense of Direct Realism"
The Journal of Mind and Behavior, 25:1, 2004
Walter Hopp's Perception and Knowledge
Philosophy in Review, 33:6, 2013
"Knowing How to Possibly Act: Alva Noë's Action in Perception"
Philosophical Psychology, 20:4, 2007
Paul Redding's The Logic of Affect
Philosophical Psychology, 16:3, 2003