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Kate Ritchie
Position: Assistant Professor
Campus Affiliation: City College of New York|Graduate Center
Degrees/Diplomas: University of Texas at Austin — Ph.D., Philosophy, 2013; Lewis and Clark College — B.A. with Honors in Philosophy, 2007
Research Interests: Philosophy of Language, Metaphysics, Social Ontology, Feminist Philosophy, Logic, Philosophy of Mind

Representative Publications

"Social Groups and Social Creationism" (forthcoming), Collectivity: Ontology, Ethics, and Social Justice (K. Hess, T. Isaacs, and V. Igneski (Eds.), Rowman & Littlefield) 

"Minimal Cooperation and Group Roles" (forthcoming), Minimal Cooperation and Shared Agency (A. Fiebich (Ed.), Springer) 

Social Identity, Indexicality, and the Appropriation of Slurs (2017), Croatian Journal of Philosophy 

"Plural and Collective Noun Phrases" (2017), Routledge Handbook of Collective Intentionality, (M. Jankovic and K. Ludwig (Eds.), Routledge) 

Can Semantics Guide Ontology? (2016), Australasian Journal of Philosophy

The Metaphysics of Social Groups (2015), Philosophy Compass

What are Groups? (2013), Philosophical Studies