Matjaž Potrč

Professor of Philosophy


Department of Philosophy

Faculty of Arts

University of Ljubljana


Brief CV: 1948 born September 13th (Maribor, Slovenia); 1974 MA at the University of Ljubljana; 1981 PhD at the University of Ljubljana; 1990 Full professor elected at the University of Ljubljana; Founding editor of Acta Analytica, International Periodical for Philosophy in the Analytical Tradition, now published by Transaction Publishers, Rutgers University, USA.

Research areas: philosophy, analytic philosophy, philosophy of psychology, cognitive science, metaphysics and ontology, epistemology, philosophy of science, ethics and normativity, Austrian and Slovene philosophical traditions.

Current teaching: Analytical Philosophy, Philosophy and Theory of Science, Moral Theory, Moral Philosophy


tel: (+386)(0)1-241-1104


Selected bibliography:


Practical Contexts (Ontos-Verlag, Frankfurt 2004)(with V. Strahovnik).

Challenging Moral Particularism  (Routledge 2008) (ed. with M. Lance and V. Strahovnik)

Austere Realism (MIT Press 2008)(with T. Horgan).


"Blobjectivism and Indirect Correspondence", (with T. Horgan), Facta Philosophica, 2 (2000): 249-70. (*.pdf)

"Abundant Truth in an Austere World", (with T. Horgan). Forthcoming in a volume on truth and realism, edited by P. Greenough and M. Lynch, Oxford.(*.pdf)

"Particularism and Resultance", Acta Analytica 33 (2004): 163-187.(*.pdf)

"Meinongian Scorekeeping" (with V. Strahovnik), in Meinong Studien (Alexius-Meinong Institut, Graz; Alfred Schramm (ed.), 2005), Vol. 1. Band 1. pp. 309-330.(*.pdf)

"Metaphysics: Ultimate and Regional Ontology", (with V. Strahovnik), Informacion Filosofica 1 (2004): 21-45.(*.pdf)


Updated: 7/25/2005

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