Personale docente

Filippo Ferrari

Assegnista di ricerca


Indirizzo: Università degli studi Padova . . .


Philosophy of Language, Epistemology, Philosophy of Logic

Meta-Ethics and Normative Ethics, Metaphysics, Aesthetics

01/02/2020 – Stars@UniPd Research Fellow, University of Padua

01/03/2016 – 31/01/2020 Research Fellow, University of Bonn
01/10/2014 – 31/08/2015 Research Fellow, University of Aberdeen
01/09/2013 – 30/09/2014 Teaching Fellow, University of Aberdeen

01/10/2009 – 27/11/2014 Ph.D. in Philosophy – University of Aberdeen
20/12/2006 – 27/03/2009 M.A. in Philosophy – University of Bologna
17/09/2003 – 21/03/2007 B.A. in Philosophy – University of Bologna

04/06/2021 — 04/06/2030 Abilitazione Scientifica Nazionale Professore II Fascia 11/C4
13/05/2021 — 13/05/2030 Abilitazione Scientifica Nazionale Professore II Fascia 11/C2
19/03/2019 Seal of Excellence awarded by the European Commission (H2020 Scheme)
01/03/2016 – 28/02/2019 DFG Research Fellow “Disagreement in Philosophy” (DFG-BR1978/3-1)
01/10/2014 – 31/08/2015 Leverhulme Research Fellow “Relativism and Rational Tolerance”
01/10/2012 – 30/09/ 2013 Jacobsen Full Studentship, Royal Institute of Philosophy (£ 8,000)
01/10/2009 – 30/09/2012 Full CASS Scholarship, University of Aberdeen (£ 36,000)

10/12/2019 DFG Grant (BR 1978/5-1), Co-application with E. Brendel, University of Bonn (€ 283,900)
27/11/2019 Juan de la Cierva-Incorporación (IJC2018-037977-I) University of Barcelona (€ 93,000)
27/11/2019 STARS@UniPd, University of Padova (€ 110,000)

Disagreement and the Normativity of Truth beneath Cognitive Command (Aberdeen University)
Supervisors: Crispin Wright; Carrie Ichikawa Jenkins
Examiners: Matthew Chrisman; Paul Horwich


2021 ‘The Varieties of Agnosticism’ (with L. Incurvati), The Philosophical Quarterly,

2021‘Enquiry and Normative Deviance. The Role of Fake News in Science Denialism’ (with S. Moruzzi), in: The Epistemology of Fake News, Ed. by in S. Bernecker, A. K. Flowerree & T. Grundmann, Oxford: OUP

2020 ‘Alethic Pluralism and the Value of Truth’, Synthese (online first–doi: 10.1007/s11229-020-02625-z).

2020 ‘Deflating Truth about Taste’ (with S. Moruzzi), forthcoming in The American Philosophical Quarterly, Volume 57, Issue 4.

2020 ‘Preface to Special Issue Logical Pluralism and Normativity’ (with S. Moruzzi, N.J.L.L. Pedersen, A. Sereni), Inquiry, 63 (3-4): 231–235 (DOI: 10.1080/0020174X.2019.1632013).

2020 ‘Austere Truth Pluralism’ (with Sebastiano Moruzzi and Nikolaj Pedersen), to appear in: The Nature of Truth (2nd edition), Ed. by J. Wyatt, J. Kim, M. P. Lynch, N. Kellen (eds.), Cambridge (MA): MIT Press.

2020 ‘Logical Pluralism, Indeterminacy and the Normativity of Logic’, (with Sebastiano Moruzzi), Inquiry, 63 (3-4): 323–346 (DOI:10.1080/0020174X.2017.1393198).

2019 ‘Proof-theoretic pluralism’ (with E. Orlandelli), Synthese (DOI: 10.1007/s11229-019-02217-6).

2019 ‘Assessment Relativism’, in: Routledge Handbook to Relativism, Ed. by M. Kusch, London and New York: Routledge, Chapter 50, (ISBN 9781138484283; DOI: 10.4324/9781351052306).

2019 ‘Epistemic peer disagreement’, (with N.J.L.L. Pedersen) in: The Routledge Handbook of Social Epistemology, Ed. by M. Fricker, P. Graham, D. Henderson, and N.J.L.L. Pedersen, London and New York: Routledge, Chapter 18 (ISBN: 9781138858510; DOI: 10.4324/9781315717937).

2019 ‘Ecumenical Alethic Pluralism’, (with S. Moruzzi), Canadian Journal of Philosophy, 49(3): 368-393 (DOI: 10.1080/00455091.2018.1493880).

2018 ‘Normative Alethic Pluralism’ in J. Wyatt et al. (eds.), Pluralisms in Truth and Logic, London and New York: Palgrave MacMillan: 145-168 (DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-98346-2_7).

2018 ‘The Value of Minimalist Truth’, Synthese, 195 (3): 1103–25 (DOI: 10.1007/s11229-016-1207-9).

2017 ‘Talking with Vultures’ (with Crispin Wright), Mind, 126 (503): 911–36 (DOI: 10.1093/mind/fzw066).

2016 ‘Disagreement about Taste and Alethic Suberogation’, Philosophical Quarterly 66: 516-35 (DOI: 10.1093/pq/pqv116).

2016 ‘Assessment Sensitivity’, Analysis, 76(4): 516-27 (DOI: 10.1093/analys/anw021).

2016 ‘Relativism, Faultlessness and Parity’, Argumenta, 3: 77-94 (DOI: 10.14275/2465-2334/20163.FER).

2016 ‘Truth and Naturalism’ (with Douglas Edwards and Michael Lynch), in: Blackwell Companion to Naturalism, E. by K. Clark, Oxford: Blackwell: 246-61. ISBN: 978-1-118-65760-7, (DOI: 10.1002/9781118657775.ch18).

2014 ‘Radical Relativism and Retraction’ (with Dan Zeman), in: New Frontiers in Truth, Ed. by F. Bacchini, Caputo S., Dell'Ultri M., Cambridge: Scholar Publishing, 80-102. ISBN: 978-1443868068.

2010 'Review of: Relative Truth by Manuel García-Carpintero and Max Kölbel', Oxford University Press, Disputatio, 3(28): 334-343 (DOI: 10.2478/disp-2010-0008)


2020 Verità e post-verità: dall'indagine alla post-indagine, (with S. Moruzzi) 1088 Press (Bononia University Press) — ISBN 978-88-31926-20-1

Forthcoming ‘Truth and Disagreement’ — Under contract with Rowman & Littlefield. (Expected 2021)

In progress ‘True Pluralism: The ways of truth’ (with S. Moruzzi & N.J.L.L. Pedersen) — Under review with Oxford University Press (UK).