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Richard A. Cohen

Director, The Institute of Jewish Thought and Heritage
Ph.D., Stony Brook

Contact Information:

Department of Philosophy

112a Park Hall
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY 14260-4150

729 Clemens Hall
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY 14260-4150

Phone: (716) 645-8491

Personal Website: Richard A. Cohen Richard A. Cohen

Areas of Specialization

Modern and Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Levinas

Current Research





Contemporary Continental Philosophy


Selected Publications

  • Levinasian Meditations: Ethics, Philosophy, and Religion. Pittsburgh: Duquesne University Press, 2010.
  • Ethics, Exegesis and Philosophy: Interpretation After Levinas. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001.
  • Ricoeur As Another: The Ethics of Subjectivity, Richard A. Cohen and James L. Marsh, eds. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2001.
  • In Proximity: Emmanuel Levinas and the Eighteenth Century, Melvyn New, Robert Bernasconi and Richard A. Cohen, eds. Texas Tech University Press, 2001.
  • Elevations: The Height of the Good in Rosenzweig and Levinas. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1994.