I am a philosopher who specializes in Ethics, Political Philosophy, the Philosophy of Thought, Philosophy of Language and Philosophy of Religion, who has a research specialization in a Non-
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I am a teacher of philosophy at York University, who teaches: broad introductions to philosophy, critical reasoning, ethics, political philosophy, Asian philosophy, the philosophy of religion and the philosophy of language —at all levels. Teaching is also an integral part of my research as it focuses on rendering accessible philosophy that might seem alien to audiences. To render accessible what is alien, and to make explicit what seems implicit, is identical to sound pedagogy in philosophy.
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I am a translation theorist and translator. These two aspects of my work grew organically. While I wrote a dissertation on translation, I decided to translate a philosophical text from Sanskrit because I could not stand the translations on the market. Getting myself involved with the fine details of translation had a marked influence on my philosophical views and translation theory.
|Philosophy: What is it?|
|Metaphyiscs and Epistemology|
|Philosophy of Translation|
|Religion/Racialization of Philosophy|
|Patañjali’s Yoga Sūtra|
|Yoga/Bhakti: Fourth Moral Theory|
|The Philosophy of Thought|