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Michael Brownstein, PhD

Dr. Michael Brownstein is Assistant Professor in the Department of Philosophy at John Jay College.  Dr. Brownstein joined John Jay College this fall, and his work is already receiving prestigious recognition.  His research focuses on non-rational attitudes and how they impact various elements of our lives.  For the academic year 2014-2015, Dr. Brownstein is a Visiting Scholar at the American Academy of Arts and Sciences as well as a Fellow of the American Council of Learned Societies. 

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