Petrik, James M. 1961-
PETRIK, James M. 1961-
PERSONAL: Born March 17, 1961, in Ridgewood, NJ; son of Eugene (a physicist) and Helen (a chemist) Petrik; married May 26, 1990; wife's name Lynn (a registered nurse); children: Rachel, Matthew, Helena. Ethnicity: "Slovak." Education: Bellarmine College, B.S., 1983; Marquette University, Ph.D., 1990. Religion: Roman Catholic. Hobbies and other interests: Hiking, fishing, "Yala Mala."
ADDRESSES: Offıce—Department of Philosophy, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701. E-mail—[email protected] cats.ohiou.edu.
CAREER: Educator and author. Rockhurst College, Kansas City, MO, assistant professor of philosophy, 1989-92; Ohio University, Athens, associate professor of philosophy, 1992—.
MEMBER: American Philosophical Association.
Descartes' Theory of the Will, Hollowbrook (Durango, CO), 1992.
Evil beyond Belief, M. E. Sharpe (Armonk, NY), 2000.
BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL SOURCES:
Booklist, August, 2000, Steven Schroeder, review of Evil beyond Belief, p. 2082.
Library Journal, August, 2000, David Gordon, review of Evil beyond Belief, p. 109.