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Miranda Fricker
Position: Presidential Professor of Philosophy
Campus Affiliation: Graduate Center
Degrees/Diplomas: DPhil, University of Oxford; Honorary Doctor of Letters, University of Kent at Canterbury (2019)
Research Interests: Moral Philosophy, Social Epistemology, Feminist Philosophy

Courses Recently Taught 

  • Bernard Williams' Ethical Philosophy (Spring 2019)
  • PhD Proseminar (Fall 2018 and 2019)​
  • Subjectivity and Objectivity in Morality (Spring 2018) 
  • Evolving Epistemic Injustice (Spring 2017)

Recent Media 

Representative Publications 

  • ‘Forgiveness: An Ordered Pluralism’, Australasian Philosophical Review (forthcoming, ‘target article’ with commentaries by Lucy Allais, Glen Pettigrove, Luke Russell, and Reply)
  • ‘Ambivalence About Forgiveness’, Royal Institute of Philosophy Supplement Vol. 84 (Nov. 2018)
  • ‘Evolving Concepts of Epistemic Injustice’, Routledge Handbook of Epistemic Injustice, eds. Ian James Kidd, JoséMedina, & Gaile Pohlhaus Jr. (2017)
  • ‘Epistemic Injustice, Ignorance, and Trans Experiences’, co-authored with Katharine Jenkins, Routledge Companion to Feminist Philosophy, eds. Garry, Khader, & Stone (2017)
  • ‘Epistemic Injustice and the Preservation of Ignorance’, The Epistemic Dimensions of Ignorance eds. M. Blaauw & R. Peels (Cambridge University Press, 2016)
  • ‘Fault and No-fault Responsibility for Implicit Prejudice—A Space for Epistemic Agent-regret’, in Brady & Fricker ed. The Epistemic Life of Groups: Essays in the Epistemology of Collectives (Oxford University Press, 2016)
  • The Epistemic Life of Groups: Essays in the Epistemology of Collectives, eds. Brady & Fricker (Oxford University Press, 2016)
  • Applied Epistemology, Special Issue of the Journal of Applied Philosophy (2016), eds. Coady & Fricker
  • ‘Epistemic Contribution as a Central Human Capability’, in The Equal Society: Essays on Equality in Theory and Practice ed. George Hull (Lexington Books 2015)
  • 'What's the Point of Blame? A Paradigm Based Explanation', Noûs 50:1 (2014)
  • 'Styles of Moral Relativism - A Critical Family Tree', Oxford Handbook of the History of Ethics, ed. Roger Crisp (OUP 2013)
  • 'Epistemic Justice As A Condition of Political Freedom', Synthese Vol. 190, Issue 7 (2013), 1317-1332
  • 'Group Testimony? The Making of A Collective Good Informant', Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 84 (2012), 249-276
  • ​'The Relativism of Blame and Williams’ Relativism of Distance', Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society Supp. Vol. LXXXIV (2010), 151-77
  • Reading Ethics, co-authored and edited with Sam Guttenplan. An introductory textbook with interactive commentaries on classic texts in moral philosophy (Wiley-Blackwell, 2009)
  • Epistemic Injustice: Power and the Ethics of Knowing (2007, Oxford University Press)
  • Cambridge Companion to Feminism in Philosophy, eds. Fricker & Hornsby (2000, Cambridge University Press)


Some of these papers are available at Miranda's page