Nagel, Thomas

Nagel, Thomas

(1937–  ) philosopher; born in Belgrade, Yugoslavia. After receiving a Harvard doctorate (1963), he taught at the University of California: Berkeley (1963–66) and Princeton (1966–80), then became a professor and department chairman at New York University. His specialties include ethics, philosophy of mind, and ancient philosophy; his books include Mortal Questions (1978).
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Nagel, Thomas, The Possibility of Altruism (Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1970)
Nagel, Thomas, The View from Nowhere (Oxford University Press, New York, 1986)