- Peter Goldie
Peter Goldie is a British academic philosopher with interests in ethics and aesthetics. He is currently the Samuel Hall Chair in Philosophy and Head of the [http://www.socialsciences.manchester.ac.uk/philosophy/ Philosophy Discipline Area] of the [http://www.socialsciences.man.ac.uk/school/ School of Social Sciences] at
University of Manchester.
After a 25-year career in business in the City of London, Goldie turned to Philosophy, in 1990. He studied at
University College Londonand Oxfordfor a DPhil, supervised by Bernard Williams, on emotion, mood and character. Following this, he was a lecturer at Magdalen College, Oxford, for two years and King's College Londonbefore becoming a professor at Manchester in 2005.
* The Emotions: A Philosophical Exploration, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2000
* Understanding Emotions: Mind and Morals (as editor), Aldershot: Ashgate Publishing, 2002
* On Personality, London, Routledge, 2004
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