carla bagnoli

Carla Bagnoli

Affiliate Faculty


Ph.D., University of Milan
She was a Special Student, Visiting Fellow and Graduate Fellow in "Program Ethics and the Professions" at Harvard University (1994-97), and Post-graduate Fellow in practical philosophy at University of Amsterdam (1997-98).

She is Professor of Theoretical Philosophy at the University of Modena since 2010, and Visiting Professor at the Université de Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne (2014).

Research Interests:

Current research project concerns the nature of objectivity in ethics and its relation to conceptions of agency.

Teaching Interests:

Teaches courses in moral epistemology, metaethics, action theory, normative ethics, and philosophy of mind.

Publications (selected):

Constructivism in Ethics, Cambridge University Press, 2013

Morality and the Emotions, Oxford University Press, 2011

"Counting Without Numbers. A Non-aggregative Account of the Puzzle of Altruism", Journal of Social Philosophy, 2013

"Morality as Practical Knowledge", Analytic Philosophy, 53/2012, pp. 60-69

"The Exploration of Moral Life", in Iris Murdoch, Philosopher,, J. Broackes ed., Oxford University Press, 2011, pp. 193-221

"Starting Points: Kantian Constructivism Reassessed", Ratio Juris, forthcoming

"Constructivism in Meta-ethics", Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Winter 2011 Archive, pp. 1-51.