picture of Jitendra MohantyProfessor Of Philosophy
Emeritus Faculty

Ph.D., University of Gottingen
M.A., Calcutta University
B.A. (Honors), Presidency College, Calcutta

Professor Mohanty works in the areas of phenomenology (especially Husserl), Kant, Indian philosophy, logic, and epistemology. He is Past-President of the Society for Asian and Comparative philosophy, Past-President of the Indian Philosophical Congress, and a Gold Medalist of the Asiatic Society. He is a Life Member of the Indian Academy of Philosophy. He also received the Humboldt Prize from the German government in honor of his scholarly work. Professor Mohanty was the founding editor ofHusserl Studies. He is completing a major work on Husserl’s thought.

Selected Bibliography

  • Between Two Worlds: East and West, an Autobiography (Oxford University Press, 2002).
  • Classical Indian Philosophy (Oxford University Press, 2002).
  • The Self and its Other (Oxford University Press, 2000).
  • Logic, Truth, and the Modalities (Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1999).