Samuel C. Rickless

Professor of Philosophy

Welcome to my website!


January 2019: I presented a paper, "Locke on the Probability of the Mind's Immateriality," at a history of philosophy workshop at the École Normale Supérieure in Paris.

February 2019: I served as a judge at the High School Ethics Bowl Regional at Chapman University.

April 2019: I presented a paper on Berkeley's theory of mind, "Berkeley's Windowed Monads," at the University of York, UK.

April 2019: I presented a paper, "Berkeley's Criticisms of Shaftesbury and Hutcheson," at Trinity College Dublin.

April 2019: I presented a paper, "Weakness of Will and the Standing to Blame," at a workshop at the University of Edinburgh.

October 2019: I will present a paper, "The Rule of Law and Legal Interpretation," as part of a speaker series at Union College, Schenectady, NY.