Nicolas Bommarito

PhD

Nicolas Bommarito.

Nicolas Bommarito

PhD

Nicolas Bommarito

PhD

Assistant Professor

Areas of Specialization

Ethics, Buddhist Philosophy, Moral Psychology

Contact Information

111 Park Hall

UB North Campus

Buffalo NY, 14260-4150

Phone: (716) 645-2444

Fax: (716) 645-6139

npbommar@buffalo.edu

Education

PhD, Brown

Areas of Specialization

Ethics, Buddhist Philosophy, Moral Psychology

Current Research

I'm interested in how various kinds of inner states like pleasure, emotion, attention, and imagination relate to moral character and moral development. 

Courses

  • Introduction to Ethics
  • Living Well (UB Seminar)

Selected Publications

  • Inner Virtue (2018) Oxford University Press
  • Private Solidarity​ (2016) Ethical Theory and Moral Practice Vol. 19 No. 2
  • "Patience and Perspective" (2014) Philosophy East & West Vol.64 No.2
  • "Modesty as a Virtue of Attention" (2013) Philosophical Review Vol.122 No.1
  • "Bile & Bodhisattvas: Śāntideva on Justified Anger" (2011) Journal of Buddhist Ethics Vol.18
  • Tibetan Philosophy (2010) The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy