Asya Passinsky

Lecturer in Philosophy

Asya Passinsky recently received her Ph.D. in Philosophy from New York University, and was a Lecturer in the department there. Her doctoral dissertation, entitled "The Metaphysics of Social Objects," develops a theory of the general nature of social objects such as political borders, pieces of money, and nation-states. Prior to coming to NYU, she completed the BPhil. in Philosophy at Oxford University (as a Rhodes scholar); and before that she studied political economy and Russian language and literature at the University of California, Berkeley. She will be teaching a wide range of courses here at Dartmouth.

Curriculum Vitae
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Education: 
B.A. University of California, Berkeley
BPhil .Oxford University
Ph.D. New York University