Nolen Gertz is Assistant Professor of Applied Philosophy at the University of Twente. His research focuses primarily on the intersection of existential phenomenology and philosophy of technology. His books include The Philosophy of War and Exile (Palgrave-Macmillan 2014) and Nihilism and Technology (Rowman & Littlefield International 2018). His work has appeared in The Washington Post, The Atlantic, and on ABC Australia, as well as in interviews for BBC World, Austrian Public Radio, Ireland's National Independent Radio, and France's Philosophie Magazine. He is currently writing a book on Nihilism for MIT Press's Essential Knowledge series.
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Gertz, N. (2016). The Master/iSlave Dialectic: Post (Hegelian) Phenomenology and the Ethics of Technology. In J. Seibt, M. Nørskov, & S. S. Andersen (Eds.), What Social Robots Can and Should Do (pp. 136-144). (Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications; Vol. 290). IOS Press. DOI: 10.3233/978-1-61499-708-5-136
Gertz, N. (Author). (2015). Making a Murderer Reveals the Blurry Lines Between Narrative and Fact. Ethics Centre.
Gertz, N. (Author). (2015). Don’t forget: Bombing the Islamic State will kill innocent people, too. The Washington Post.
Gertz, N. (2014). The Philosophy of War and Exile: From the Humanity of War to the Inhumanity of Peace. (Palgrave Studies in Ethics and Public Policy). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan Ltd.DOI: 10.1057/9781137351227