Dr James Lancaster

Lecturer - Studies In Western Relig

School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
j.lancaster@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 52099

Overview

Dr James A. T. Lancaster is an intellectual historian who received his PhD from the Warburg Institute, University of London. He is presently Lecturer in Studies in Western Religious Traditions in the School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry. Previously, he was a UQ Research Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities at the University of Queensland. As a member of the Editorial Board of the Oxford Francis Bacon critical edition, he has published widely on the philosophical and religious thought of Francis Bacon. His research and teaching interests and experience include the history of science and religion, the history of atheism and irreligion, and the history of the psychology of religion.

Qualifications

  • HBA, University of Toronto
  • Master of Arts, University of Toronto
  • PhD, University of London

Publications

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Publications

Book

  • Evidence in the age of the new sciences. Edited by James A. T. Lancaster and Richard Raiswell Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2018. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-91869-3

  • Francis Bacon on Motion and Power. Edited by Guido Giglioni, James A.T. Lancaster, Sorana Corneanu and Dana Jalobeanu Dordrecht: Springer, 2016. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-27641-0

Book Chapter

  • Lancaster, James A. T. (2018). Evidence before science. In James A. T. Lancaster and Richard Raiswell (Ed.), Evidence in the age of the new sciences (pp. 1-29) Cham, Switzerland: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-91869-3_1

  • Lancaster, James A. T. (2016). Francis bacon on the moral and political character of the universe. In Guido Giglioni, James A.T. Lancaster, Sorana Corneanu and Dana Jalobeanu (Ed.), Francis Bacon on motion and power (pp. 231-248) Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-27641-0_10

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Edited Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)