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Faculty: Nima Bassiri  

Title: Assistant Professor
Office Location: 101 Friedl, 1316 Campus Drive, Campus Box 90670, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone: (919) 684-9319
Email Address: nima.bassiri@duke.edu
Web Page:
https://sites.duke.edu/nimabassiri

Education:

  • Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley, 2010
  • MA, University of California Berkeley,
  • BA, University of Chicago,

Recent Publications   (More Publications)

Books

  • Bates, D; Bassiri, N. Plasticity and Pathology: On the Formation of the Neural Subject.  edited by Bassiri, N; Bates, D Fordham University Press, 2016 (368 pages pp.).  [abs]
Articles in a Collection
  • Bassiri, NR. "Epileptic Insanity and Personal Identity: John Hughlings Jackson and the Formations of the Neuropathic Self." Plasticity and Pathology On the Formation of the Neural Subject Oxford University Press, 2016.  [abs]
  • Bassiri, NR. "Who Are We, Then, If We Are Indeed Our Brains? Reconsidering a Critical Approach to Neuroscience." Neuroscience and Critique Exploring the Limits of the Neurological Turn Routledge, November, 2015.  [abs]
Papers Published
  • BASSIRI, NIMA. "WHAT KIND OF HISTORY IS THE HISTORY OF THE SELF? NEW PERSPECTIVES FROM THE HISTORY OF MIND AND BRAIN MEDICINE." Modern Intellectual History 16.02 (August, 2019): 653-665. [doi]  [abs]
Articles Online
  • Hodson, R; Sohn, E; DeWeerdt, S; Makin, S; el-Showk, S; Bundell, S; Gravitz, L; Savage, N; Segal, M; Drew, L; Zhang, X; Zhang, Q; Zhang, F; Michel, M; Beck, D; Yoshida, M; Lynn, CW; Bassett, DS; Cabrera, L; Sadle, C; Purcell, E; Farahany, NA; Greely, HT; Song, H; Tonegawa, S; Morrissey, MD; Kitamura, T; Pasca, SP; Zidan, MA; Strachan, JP; Lu, WD; Neftci, EO; Averbeck, BB. "The brain." Nature  (July, 2019).

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