Professor of the History of Philosophy , Stockholm University, Sweden
Henrik Lagerlund is professor of the history of philosophy at Stockholm University in Sweden, and a member of the Rotman Institute of Philosophy in Canada. He is series editor of Studies in the History of Philosophy of Mind (2002-); editor-in-chief of the Encyclopedia of Medieval Philosophy (2010); and co-editor of Causal Powers in Science: Blending Historical and Conceptual Perspectives (2021). He is also the author of Skepticism in Philosophy: A Comprehensive, Historical Introduction (2020). He leads the project The Mechanization of Philosophy 1300-1700 funded by the Swedish Research Council.
History of science
How medieval thinkers foreshadowed modern physics in investigating the character of machines, devices and forces
Henrik Lagerlund & Sylvain Roudaut
History of ideas
Humanism did not replace Scholasticism, nor is it clear that ideas like the Renaissance help us understand history at all