Grant Yocom

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Grant Yocom

Title: Special Lecturer

Office: 642 Mathematics and Science Center

E-mail: yocom@oakland.edu

Degrees
PhD (in progress), Brock University, Interdisciplinary Humanities. 
MA, Philosophy, Brock University, 2003. 
BA, Honors, Philosophy, University of Windsor, 2000.

Major Fields
Phenomenology, Critical Theory (Frankfurt School), Existentialism, Continental approaches to Social / Political Philosophy and Ethics.

Interests
A formulation of Nietzschean civic criticism focused on post industrial cities, at points, specifically Detroit.

19th and 20th Century Continental Philosophy, Classical Social / Political Philosophy, Classical ethical theory, Theorizing Technology, 19th and 20th Century German Philosophy, 20th Century French Philosophy, Informal Logic, Reasoning and Argumentation Theory, Ancient Philosophy, Modern Philosophy, Eastern Philosophy (Buddhism and Taoism)