Beth Lord
Professor of Philosophy, University of Aberdeen

Beth Lord is a philosopher and professor in the School of Divinity, History and Philosophy at the University of Aberdeen. She is the author of Spinoza’s Ethics: An Edinburgh Philosophical Guide (2010) and Kant and Spinozism: Transcendental Idealism and Immanence from Jacobi to Deleuze (2011).

Written by Beth Lord

The Avenue at Middelharnis (1689), by Meindert Hobbema. Courtesy the National Gallery, London

The environment
We are nature

Spinoza helps diagnose the bad ideas and sad passions that preclude us from a finer relationship with the natural world

Beth Lord