E. J. Lowe (philosopher)
Edward Jonathan Lowe (//; 24 March 1950 – 5 January 2014), usually cited as E. J. Lowe, was Professor of Philosophy and Director of Postgraduate Studies at the Department of Philosophy at Durham University, England. He was born in the UK, educated at the University of Cambridge, 1968-72, and the University of Oxford, 1972-75. His main areas of research and publication are in metaphysics, philosophy of mind, philosophical logic, and the history of early modern philosophy.
- Kinds of Being: A Study of Individuation, Identity and the Logic of Sortal Terms (Oxford: Blackwell, 1989)
- Locke on Human Understanding (London: Routledge, 1995)
- Subjects of Experience (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996)
- The Possibility of Metaphysics (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998)
- An Introduction to the Philosophy of Mind (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000)
- A Survey of Metaphysics (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002)
- Locke (London, New York: Routledge: 2005)
- The Four-Category Ontology: A Metaphysical Foundation for Natural Science (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006)
- Personal Agency (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007)
- More Kinds of Being: A Further Study of Individuation, Identity, and the Logic of Sortal Terms (Wiley-Blackwell, 2009)
- Forms of Thought: A Study in Philosophical Logic (Cambridge University Press, 2013)
He also published numerous articles in journals.
- "Professor EJ Lowe". Durham University. Retrieved 10 June 2013.
- Department of Philosophy. "Department of Philosophy : Professor Jonathan Lowe". Durham University. Retrieved 2014-01-13.
- Times Higher Education
- "Recent Advances in Metaphysics", Lowe's keynote address, about his four-category ontology, at the International Conference on Formal Ontology in Information systems October 17-19, 2001, Ogunquit, Maine
- "Metaphysical foundations for science," interviewed by Richard Marshall at 3:AM Magazine, March 18th, 2013
- EIDE: Foundations of Ontology (archive 12 Aug 2009, with profile of E.J. Lowe)