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Chairperson and Professor Philosophy jmckitrick2@unl.edu (402) 472-2073 315C Louise Pound Hall

Curriculum Vitae

Recent Publications

"The Metaphysics of Vetter's Potentialities," Philosophical Inquiries (forthcoming)

“Resurgent Powers,” in Causal Powers in Science: Blending Historical and Conceptual Perspectives, Oxford University Press, Benjamin Hill, Henrik Lagerlund, and Stathis Psillos eds. (forthcoming)

“Powers in Contemporary Thought” for Powers (Oxford Philosophical Concepts Series), Julia Jorati, ed. (forthcoming)

“Real Potential,” in Handbook on Potentiality, Springer, Kristina Engelhard, ed., 2018

“Feminist Metaphysics: Can This Marriage be Saved?”in Bloomsbury Companion to Analytical Feminism, Pieranna Garavaso, ed., 2018

Dispositional Pluralism, Oxford University Press, 2018

Professor McKitrick received her Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1999. Her work is primarily in metaphysics, particularly dispositions and causal powers. She is also interested in feminist theory, particularly the concepts of race and gender.
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