Paclibar, Ma. Lovelyn Corpuz

Full Time
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AB Philosophy (St. Louis University)
MA Philosophy (Ateneo de Manila University)
PhD (Cand) Philosophy (KU Leuven) 

Areas of Specialization: 
  • Habermas
  • Political Philosophy
  • Education
  • Young
Professional Association & Recognition: 

Instructor, Philippine Military Academy, 1998-1999
Instructor, Ateneo de Manila University, 2001- present
Assistant for Research, Higher Institute of Philosohy, KU Leuven, Nov 2012- October 2013

Courses Taught: 
  • Habermas
  • The Human Condition
Research Interest: 
  • Habermas
  • Arendt
  • political solidarity
  • education
  • socialism
  • postnational politics
  • globalization
  • comparative education
  • lived body
  • Asian perspectives on embodiment

Paclibar, L. "Undamaged Intersubjectivity as the Irreducible Beginning: Jürgen Habermas on Resolving the Paradox of the Constitution of a Democratic Community", Budhi: A Journal of Ideas and Culture, 18 (2014).

________."Popular Culture in Post-Traditional Philippines " In The Pelican. Manila: San Agustin Center of Studies, 2008.
________. "The Role of Media in Moral Development from the Habermasian Perspective " In Philosophical Papers Selected Papers Delivered at Pap Conference, edited by Jove Jim Aguas and Rolando Gripaldo. Manila: Philosophical Association of the Philippines, 2008.
________. "Tradition as Locus for Solidarity in the Philippines: A View from Habermas " Ad Veritatem 7 no. 1 (2007).

Creative Work: 

________. "Education as the Learning Space for Creating the World Anew," Philippine Association for Teacher Education Magazine, March 2015. 

Selected Professional Associations, Awards and Recognition: 
  • member, Philosophical Association of the Philippines
  • member, Philosophy with Children and Youth Network for Aisa and the Pacific (PCYNAP)