Michigan State University
Michigan State University
Department of Philosophy
Debra Nails
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Professor emerita

Journal of the History of Philosophy, Book Review Editor
AAUP, Committee A on Academic Freedom and Tenure
Societas Scientiarum Fennica, foreign member
International Plato Society, Executive Committee, North American representative
American Philosophical Association, Data Task Force 

Ph.D., philosophy, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
M.A., philosophy and classical Greek, Louisiana State University
B.A., philosophy, Louisiana State University

The People of Plato: A Prosopography of Plato and Other Socratics (Hackett 2002)
Agora, Academy, and the Conduct of Philosophy (Reidel 1995)

Second Sailing: Alternative Perspectives on Plato with Harold Tarrant (Societas Scientiarum Fennica 2015)
Plato's Symposium: Issues in Interpretation and Reception with J. H. Lesher and Frisbee Sheffield (Harvard 2006) 
Naturalistic Epistemology: A Symposium of Two Decades with Abner Shimony (Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science 100—Reidel 1987)
Spinoza and the Sciences with Marjorie Grene (Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science 91—Reidel 1986)

E-mail: nails@msu.edu

homepage for links, policies, CV, et al. http://www.msu.edu/~nails

painting credit: Mark R. Nilsson, NYC, 2014