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External positions

Academy of Finland Research Fellow, University of Jyväskylä

1 Sep 201831 Aug 2023

University lecturer / philosophy., University of Jyväskylä

3 Sep 201231 Aug 2018

Fields of Science

  • 611 Philosophy
  • Continental philosophy
  • phenomenology
  • hermeneutics
  • history of philosophy
  • ancient philosophy
  • Presocratic philosophy
  • Heidegger, Martin
  • Parmenides
  • Aristotle
  • Arendt, Hannah
  • Badiou, Alain
  • Meillassoux, Quentin
  • Derrida, Jacques
  • conceptual history

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications 1998 2020

Relativism and Radical Conservatism

Pankakoski, T. & Backman, J., 2020, The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Relativism. Kusch, M. (ed.). Abingdom: Routledge, p. 219-227 9 p. (Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

A Russian Radical Conservative Challenge to the Liberal Global Order: Aleksandr Dugin

Backman, J., 2019, Contestations of Liberal Order: The West in Crisis?. Lehti, M., Pennanen, H-R. & Jouhki, J. (eds.). Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 289-314 26 p. (Political Science and International Studies).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Gatherings Symposium: Beyond Presence?

Backman, J., Carman, T., Dahlstrom, D., Harman, G., Marder, M. & Polt, R., 2019, In : Gatherings : The Heidegger Circle Annual. 9, p. 145-174 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Metafysiikan uskonnollinen loppu? Meillassoux ja fideismi

Backman, J., 2019, In : Tiede & edistys. 44, 3, p. 179-198 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Perusteos joka ei vie perille asti

Backman, J., 2019, In : Niin & näin : filosofinen aikakauslehti. 26, 3, p. 132-134 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review (scientific)Scientific

Projects 2008 2013

Activities 2002 2016

Tiede & edistys (Journal)

Jussi Backman (Reviewer)
13 Sep 2016

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Kokemuksen tutkimuksen konferenssi 8: Kokemuksen käsite ja käyttö

Jussi Backman (Speaker: Keynote)
3 Nov 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Phenomenological Interpretations of Ancient Thought: International Conference in Oslo on Phenomenology and Ancient Philosophy

Jussi Backman (Speaker: Presenter)
3 Dec 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly (Journal)

Jussi Backman (Reviewer)
3 Mar 2016

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Ajatus (Journal)

Jussi Backman (Reviewer)
5 Apr 2016

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts