About the Author
Kevin J. Harrelson is an assistant professor of philosophy at Ball State University in Muncie, IN. He has taught humanities at Kentucky, and philosophy at the University of North Dakota. His research areas are in early modern philosophy, German Idealism, and the philosophy of religion. His current research projects focus on religious belief and the justification thereof in the early modern period. He has published numerous biographical articles in the Dictionary of Eighteenth-Century German Philosophers.