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Kevin Tobia
Graduate Student, Yale University

Kevin Tobia is a graduate student at Yale University completing a joint degree in law and philosophy. Before Yale, he completed a masters in philosophy at Oxford University, where he defended an account of wonder as a moral emotion. His research interests include moral and legal philosophy, and the philosophy of mind, psychology, cognitive science and experimental philosophy. 

Written by Kevin Tobia

Essay/
Philosophy of Mind
Change becomes you

Being the same person over time is not about holding on to every aspect of your current self but about changing purposefully

Kevin Tobia

Essay/
Ethics
The Phineas Gage effect

When someone changes for the worse, we see a totally different person. But what happens if the change is for the better?

Kevin Tobia