Prof. Tamar Tskhadadze, Ph.D.


Faculty of Social Science
Sociology Section
Postal Address: Universitätsstr. 150, 44801 Bochum, Germany
Office: Universitätsstr. 134, Room 3/3.15

Phone +49 (0)234 32-25423
Fax +49 (0)234 32-14502
E-Mail: tamar.tskhadadze.1@iliauni.edu.ge

 

Research topics

  • Philosophy of Science
  • Rationality and Values
  • Feminist Science Criticism

 

Academic Career

10/2016–12/2016 Visiting Professor (DAAD bilateral exchange of academics) at the Chair of Sociology/Social Inequality and Gender at the Ruhr University Bochum

08/2012 – present Associate Professor of Philosophy, Ilia State University (Tbilisi, Georgia)

11/2009–01/2013 Associate Professor of Gender Studies, Iv. Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University (Tbilisi, Georgia)

09/2008–11/2009 Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Iv. Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University (Tbilisi, Georgia)

 

Education

01/2006 PhD ('Kandidatskaia') – from Iv. Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University (Tbilisi, Georgia)

1996–1998 Postgraduate Studies ('Aspirantur') –Iv. Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University (Tbilisi, Georgia)

1989–1995 Diploma in Philosophy - Iv. Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University (Tbilisi, Georgia)

 

Publications

Edited Volumes 

Tskhadadze, Tamar. Ed. 2013. Philosophy of Mind. A Reader. Tbilisi: Ilia State University Press. (in Georgian)

Iremadze, Tengiz, Tamar Tskhadadze and Giorgi Kheoshvili. Eds. 2012. Knowledge and Morality: Philosophical Papers. Tbilisi: Publishing House Nekeri (in Georgian).

Mchedlishvili, Leri and Tamar Tskhadadze. Eds. 2009. Aspects of Necessity: A priory, Identity, Contradiction. Tbilisi: S. Tsereteli Institute of Philosophy Press Tbilisi. (in Georgian)

Iremadze, Tengiz, Tamar Tskhadadze and Giorgi Kheoshvili. Eds. 2007. Philosophy, Theology, Culture: Problems and Perspectives. Jubilee Volume Dedicated to the 75th Anniversary of Guram Tevzadze. Tbilisi: Publishing House Nekeri. (in Georgian) 

Journal Articles and Book Chapters 

Tskhadadze, Tamar. 2016. Hume’s Theory of Action and Moral Sentimentalism. In Philosophy and Logic, Proceedings of the Annul Conference of S. Tsereteli Institute of Philosophy, edited by Tamar Tskhadadze. Tbilisi: Ilia State University Press. (forthcoming, in Georgian)

Tskhadadze, Tamar. 2016. The West and "Georgian Difference": Politics of Gender and Sexual Emancipation in Georgia. In Social and Political Aspects of Oppression: Theory and Practice, edited by Lasha Kavtaradze, 107–126. Tbilisi: EMC Press. (in Georgian)

Tskhadadze, Tamar. 2014. Mary Wollstonecraft and Her Vindication. In Introduction to Modern Thought, book I, 267–276. Tbilisi: Ilia State University Press. (in Georgian)

Tskhadadze, Tamar. 2014. John Stewart Mill and his Treatise On Liberty. In Introduction to Modern Thought, book II, 237–247. Tbilisi: Ilia State University Press. (in Georgian)

Tskhadadze, Tamar. 2014. Saul Kripke’s Naming and Necessity, Translator’s Introduction. In Naming and Necessity, by Saul A. Kripke, trans. by Tamar Tskhadadze, edited by Lela Alexidze, vii–xii. Tbilisi: Ilia State University Press. (in Georgian)

Tskhadadze, Tamar. 2014. Dichotomy of Facts and Values and the Role of Values in the Process of Knowledge Production. In Humanities in the Information Society – II. Conference Proceedings, edited by Marina Girogadze, 48–51. Batumi: Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University Press. (in Georgian)

Tskhadadze, Tamar. 2013. Debates on the Relation of Mind and Body in the 20th Century. In Philosophy of Mind. A Reader, edited by Tamar Tskhadadze, 1–22. Tbilisi: Ilia State University Press. (in Georgian)

Tskhadadze, Tamar. 2013. Antifeminism: Ignorance, Irresponsibility or Fight to Maintain Privileges? In Who is Afraid of Feminism in Georgia?, edited by Nino Bekishvili, 9–25. Tbilisi: Heinrich Boell Foundation. (in Georgian)

Tskhadadze, Tamar. 2012. Wittgenstein’s Private Language Argument and Its Interpretations. In Knowledge and Morality: Philosophical Papers, edited by Tengiz Iremadze, Tamar Tskhadadze, Giorgi Kheoshvili, 84–100. Tbilisi: Publishing House Nekeri. (in Georgian)

Tskhadadze, Tamar. 2009. On the A priory Nature of Modal Logic. In Aspects of Necessity: A priory, Identity, Contradiction, edited by Lelri Mchedlishvili and Tamar Tskhadadze, 65–110. Tbilisi: S. Tsereteli Institute of Philosophy Press. (in Georgian)

Tskhadadze, Tamar. 2007. A Coherentist Justification for Logic. Matsne (Proceedings of The Georgian Academy of Sciences), Series of Philosophy N1: 114–125. (in Georgian)

Tskhadadze, Tamar. 2007. Inter-subjectivity as the Basis of the Knowledge of the Objective World in Husserl’s Cartesian Meditations. In Proceedings of the Scientific Conference Dedicated to the 120th Anniversary of Akaki Shanidze, Javakhishvili State University of Tbilisi, Faculty of Humanities, June 25-27, edited by Darejan Tvaltvadze, Tedo Dundua, Nana Gafrindashvili, Giuli ShabaSvili, and Ketevan Gochitashvili, 19–21. Tbilisi: Tbilisi State University Press. (in Georgian)

Tskhadadze, Tamar. 2007. The Analytic: between A Priori and Necessary. In Philosophy, Theology, Culture: Problems and Perspectives. Jubilee Volume Dedicated to the 75th Anniversary of Guram Tevzadze, edited by Tengiz Iremadze, Tamar Tskhadadze, and Giorgi Kheoshvili, 366–393. Tbilisi: Publishing House Nekeri. (in Georgian)

Tskhadadze, Tamar. 2006. N. Goodman’s Conception of the Justification of Rules of Inference. In Modern Logic: Problems of Theory, History and Applications (Proceedings of the IX All-Russian Scientific Conference), edited by V. I. Kobzar, A. I. Migunov, I. A. Slinin, B. I. Fedorov, 103–106. St. Petersburg: St. Petersburg University Press. (in Russian)