Janet Broughton

Professor Emerita


(Ph.D., Princeton University). She retired in July of 2016. She is a scholar of 17th- and 18th-century philosophy, with a special interest in skepticism. She is author of Descartes’s Method of Doubt and, with John Carriero, co-editor of The Blackwell Companion to Descartes. Currently she is working on a Hume project.