Dr. Tamar Levanon

MA advisor
Dr. Tamar Levanon
Reception hours: 


  1. “Reid on Leibniz’s Monad and the Conceptual Priority of the Whole,” Forthcoming, The International Philosophical Quarterly.
  2. “Thomas Reid, William James and the Evolution of the Idea of the Specious Present,” History of Philosophy Quarterly. Volume 33(1), 2016, pp. 43-61.
  3. “Relation, Action and the Continuity of Transition,” in Dolev, Y. & Roubach, M. (Eds.). Cosmological and Psychological Time (Boston Studies in the History of Science. Dordrecht: Springer, Volume 285, 2016, pp. 125-142.
  4. “The Grounding of Phenomenal Continuity: Reevaluation of Whitehead’s Criticism of Leibniz,” Journal of Philosophical Research Volume 40, 2015, pp. 237-260.
  5. With Ohad Nachtomy, “Oneness and Substance in Leibniz’s Middle Years.” The Leibniz Review. Volume 24, 2014, pp. 69-91.
  6.  “The Concept of Transition and its Role in Leibniz’s and Whitehead’s Metaphysics of Motion.” Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A, Volume 42, Issue 2, June 2011, pp. 352-361.
  7. A Reply to Anja Jauernig’s article, “Leibniz on Motion and the Equivalence of Hypothesis.” The Leibniz Review, Volume 20, 2010, pp. 139-150.




  • On the concepts of time and motion in antiquity
  • On the unity of consciousness
  • The metaphysics of change and identity
  • Relations: ontology and phenomenology
  • William James: psychology, metaphysics, pragmatism
  • Aristotle’s physics
  • Process philosophy & process philosophers