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DegreesUniversity of California, Berkeley, Ph.D.
Harvard University, B.A.
ExpertiseAreas of Specialization: Theory of Knowledge, Philosophy of Action
Areas of Competence: Philosophy of Mind and Language, Philosophy of Perception, Existentialism.
ProfileBerislav Marusic received his Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley in 2007, and his A.B. from Harvard University in 2001. He has two main research projects. The first lies at the intersection of the philosophy of action and epistemology; the second is concerned with philosophical skepticism. He is also interested in the nature of reasons, existentialism and the history of modern philosophy. Webpage
|PHIL||1a||Introduction to Philosophy|
|PHIL||135a||Theory of Knowledge|
|PHIL||151a||Philosophy of Action|
|PHIL||235a||Graduate Seminar in Epistemology|
Awards and Honors
Humboldt Fellowship (2013)
Davis Teaching and Learning Fellowship, Brandeis University (2012)
Fink Prize in Philosophy, U.C. Berkeley (2006)
Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award, U.C. Berkeley (2003)
Bechtel Prize in Philosophy, Harvard University (2001)
Ralph W. Church Fellowship, U.C. Berkeley (2001)
Marušić, Berislav. "Promising Against the Evidence." Ethics 123. 2 (2013): 292-317.
Marušić, Berislav. "The Self-Knowledge Gambit." Synthese 190. 12 (2013): 1977-1999.
Marušić, Berislav. "Belief and Difficult Action." Philosophers' Imprint 12. 18 (2012): 1-30.
Marušić, Berislav. "The Ethics of Belief." Philosophy Compass 6. 1 (2011): 33-43
Marušić, Berislav. "Review of 'Beyond the Philosopher's Fear' by Ludger Viefhues-Bailey." European Journal of Philosophy vol. 18. 2 (2010): 315-320.
Marušić, Berislav. "Skepticism Between Excessiveness and Idleness." European Journal of Philosophy 18. 1 (2010): 60-83.
Marušić, Berislav. "The Desires of Others." Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 91. 3 (2010): 385–400.