Philosophy and Religion

Dr. Matthew Eshleman, Associate Professor

Faculty portrait, contact information, and education.
Picture of Dr. Eshleman

Office: Bear 246
Phone: (910) 962-2418
Email:  eshlemanm@uncw.edu

Education

  • Ph. D., Philosophy - Duquesne University
  • M. A., Philosophy - Duquesene University
  • B. A., Philosophy - University of Minnesota

Curriculum Vitae

  • Areas of Expertise
    • AOS: Sartre, Phenomenology and History of French Philosophy
    • AOC: Social and Political and Modern Philosophy
  • Publications
    • The Sartrean Mind, Eds. Matthew Eshleman and Katherine Morris, (London: Routledge, 2017)
    • "A Sketch of Sartre's Error Theory of Introspection",  Prereflective Consciousness: Sartre and Contemporary Philosophy of Mind, Eds. Miguens, S., Bravo Morando, C., and Preyer, G. (London: Routledge, 2016).
    • "Is Violence Necessarily Bad Faith?",  Sartre Studies International, Vol. 21, No. 2, (2015).
    • "Debunking Sartrean Relativism", co-authored with Taylor Smith,  Satre Studies International, Vol. 21, No. 2, (2015).
    • "Jean-Paul Sartre and Phenomenological Ontology," Husserl's Ideen, Ed. L. Embree, T. Nenon, ((New York: Springer Verlag, 2013)).
    • "What is It Like to be Free," Reading Sartre, (Ed.) Jonathan Webber, (London: Routledge, 2010).
  • Courses Taught
    • PAR 101 - Philosophical Thinking
    • PAR 213 - Existentialism
    • PAR 492 - Topics in Continental Philosophy: Husserl
    • PAR 492 - Topics in Continental Philosophy: Sartre
    • PAR 492 - Topics in Continental Philosophy: Heidegger
    • PAR 495 - Philosophy of Power
  • Awards
    • UNCW Center for Teaching Excellence Discere Aude Award, 2015