Graduate Theological Union

Anselm Ramelow (O.P.)

Anselm RamelowDominican School of Philosophy and Theology
Professor of Philosophy
Core Doctoral Faculty Member

At GTU since 2004

Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, M.A. in Theology
Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology, Master of Divinity
University of Munich, Ph.D., 1995, Philosophy
University of Freiburg, Germany, M.A., 1990, History

Phone: 415/567-7824

Current Research and Teaching Interests

  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Philosophy of Language
  • Philosophical Aesthetics
  • Concept of the Person
  • Thomas Aquinas
  • Kant and German Idealism

Selected Publications

  • Beyond Modernism? - George Lindbeck and the Linguistic Turn in Theology,  Ars Una, 2005.
  • Gott, Freiheit, Weltenwahl. Die Metaphysik der Willensfreiheit zwischen Antonio Perez, S. J. (1599-1649) und G.W. Leibniz (1646-1716), E. J. Brill, 1997.
  • “When Understanding Seeks Faith: Does Religion Offer Resources for the Renewal of Contemporary Rationality?”, in: Nova et Vetera, English Edition (Vol 8, Issue 1 - Winter 2010).
  • “The Best of All Possible Sciences: Leibniz’ Alternative Beginning of Modern Science,” in: Angelicum 86 (2009).
  • Die Entwicklung des Konzeptes des Willens von Augustinus bis Kant, in: Archiv für Begriffsgeschichte 46 (2005).