Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for the Humanities, 109
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 Marušić received his Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley in 2007, and his A.B. from Harvard University in 2001. His research is in the philosophy of action and the theory of knowledge. He works on questions about the norms of belief, external world skepticism, the nature of reasons and existentialism. Webpage
|PHIL||1a||Introduction to Philosophy|
|PHIL||109b||Ethics and Emotions|
|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. Evidence and Agency: Norms of Belief for Promising and Resolving. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. (forthcoming)
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.