• insegna a Temple University, Philadelphia. Autore di numerosi articoli e libri, ha dedicato la sua attività filosofica a temi quali l’ontologia dell’arte e della cultura, il relativismo, il pragmatismo, la filosofia della psicologia.
• teaches at Temple University. Author of a number of books and articles, Margolis has devoted his philosophical activity to themes such as the ontology of art and culture, relativism, pragmatism, the philosophy of psychology. Among his books: Culture and Cultural Entities (1984, 2009); the trilogy The Persistance of Reality: I. Pragmatism Without Foundations: Reconciling Relativism and Realism (1986); II. Science Without Unity: Reconciling the Natural and the Human Sciences (1987); III. Texts Without Referents: Reconciling Science and Narrative (1989); The Truth about Relativism (1991); Interpretation Radical But Not Unruly: The New Puzzle of the Arts and History (1995); Life without Principles: Reconciling Theory and Practice (1996); What, After All, Is a Work of Art? (1999); Selves and Other Texts: The Case for Cultural Realism (2001); The Arts and the Definition of the Human: Toward a Philosophical Anthropology (2008).
Joseph Margolis (1924)