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I'm a philosopher who primarily specializes in African philosophy and the philosophy of religion. I also have serious interests in ethics, epistemology, and metaphysics.

 

I am Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Center for Faith and Human Flourishing at LCC International University, LithuaniaI am also a Research Associate in the Philosophy Department at the University of Pretoria.  

 

I have recently published my third monograph, Ubuntu and Western Monotheism: An Axiological Investigation (Routledge  2022). This book brings the axiology of theism into conversation with African relational ethics. My fourth monograph, African Communitarianism and the Misanthropic Argument for Anti-Natalismis also now out with Palgrave Macmillan. I argue for the controversial conclusion that any plausible interpretation of African ethics entails anti-natalism. I also have a new co-edited anthology, Value Beyond Monotheism: The Axiology of the Divinewhich is forthcoming with Routledge.

You can download my CV here.

You can reach me at philosophy[at]kirklougheed[dot]com

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