Tolentino, Roy Allan B.

Full Time

Areas of Specialization: 
  • Phenomenology
  • Roque Ferriols
  • Emmanuel Levinas
  • Jean-Luc Marion
  • Soren Kierkegaard
  • Seyyed Hossein Nasr
Courses Taught: 

Philosophy of the Human Person (Ph 101, Ph 102)
Philosophy of Religion (Ph 103)
Metaphysics (Ph 132)
The Problem of God in Existentialist Literature (Ph 148)
Introduction to Game Design (CS 197a)
Game Studies (DGDD 150)
Foundations of Religious Education (Mother of Life Center)

Research Interest: 
  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Metaphysics
  • Phenomenology
  • Existentialism

"Biyaya ang Meron, Biyaya ng Meron: Ang Pag-iisip nina Ferriols, Marion, at San Agustin", Perspectives in the Arts and Humanities Asia, 5 (2015), 91-107

"An Annotated Bibliography of Roque J. Ferriols, SJ", Perspectives in the Arts and Humanities Asia, 5 (2015), 109-114. (with Jefferson M. Chua and Noel L. Clemente)

"Good Soil: Bernanos and Kierkegaard on Overcoming Despair", Budhi: A Journal of Ideas and Culture, 18 (2014), 50-74.

"Abraham's Silence", Budhi: A Journal of Ideas and Culture, 16 (2012), 22-53.

"Blessed Ballots: Bloc Voting in the Iglesia ni Cristo and the Roman Catholic Church in the Philippines", Gema Teologi: Jurnal Fakultas Theologia, Vol. 34, No. 1 (2010). 83-99.

"Paul Ricoeur on fragility and responsibility in the state", Philosophical Papers, Volume II: Engaging Philosophical Traditions ? Filipino Perspectives on Certain Philosophical Topics, 2007, 56-70.

"Futurity in the early Levinas", Budhi, X (2006), 79-98.

"Repeating Repetition: An Inquiry into the Thought of Soren Kierkegaard", Loyola Schools Review, II (2003), 179-191.

Bachelor of Arts, Major in Philosophy (magna cum laude, program awardee), Ateneo de Manila University, 2001 Master of Arts, Major in Philosophy, Ateneo de Manila University, 2006