Pat McKee

Contact Information

Phone: 970.491.5203

Email: pmckee@lamar.colostate.edu

Office: Eddy 239

Role: Faculty

Position: Professor

Concentration:
  • epistemology
  • aesthetics

Biography

McKee has published extensively in epistemology and aesthetics. More recently he has worked on philosophical issues of aging and philosophical problems in gerontology. He is the author of Philosophical Foundations of Gerontology (1981) and The Art of Aging (1987). He is currently completing a book manuscript Wisdom of Age. References to a few of his recent publications are: Toward an Epistemology of Wise Judgment, Philo, Fall Winter, 2007; Surprise Ending: Cephalus and the Indispensable Teacher of Republic X Philosophical Investigation, 31:1, January, 2008; Plato s Theory of Late Life Reminiscence, Journal of Aging, Humanities, and the Arts, 2, 3, & 4, 2008, pp. 266 285; and, Kant s Aesthetic Interpretation of a Certain Kind of Late Life Reminiscence, Journal of Aging, Humanities, and the Arts, 3, 2009, pp. 97 114.

Education

Ph.D., University of Maryland, 1971