Nye, Andrea 1939–

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Nye, Andrea 1939–

PERSONAL: Born October 22, 1939, in Philadelphia, PA; daughter of Hamilton (an attorney) and Florence Deans (a homemaker) Connor; children: Deirdre Johari, Stephen, Anna. Ethnicity: "Irish American." Education: Radcliffe College, B.A. (magna cum laude), 1961; University of Oregon, Ph.D., 1977.

ADDRESSES: Home—West Newbury, VT. Office—c/o Department of Philosophy, University of Wisconsin—Whitewater, Whitewater, WI 53190. E-mail[email protected].

CAREER: University of Wisconsin—Whitewater, Whitewater, assistant professor, 1978–85, associate professor, 1985–90, professor of philosophy, 1990–2002, professor emeritus, 2002–.


Feminist Theory and the Philosophies of Man, Croom Helm (London, England), 1987, Routledge (New York, NY), 1988.

Words of Power: A Feminist Reading of the History of Logic, Routledge (New York, NY), 1990.

Philosophia: The Thought of Rosa Luxemburg, Simone Weil, Hannah Arendt, Routledge (New York, NY), 1994.

Philosophy and Feminism: At the Border, Twayne (New York, NY), 1995.

(Editor) Philosophy of Language: The Big Questions, Blackwell (Malden, MA), 1998.

The Princess and the Philosopher: The Letters of Elisabeth Palatine to Rene Descartes, Rowman & Little-field (Lanham, MD), 1999.

Feminism and Modern Philosophy, Routledge (New York, NY), 2004.