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

Essay/
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