Roderick Long

Roderick Long
  • Discipline: Philosophy
  • Organization: Auburn University

Roderick T. Long (A.B. Harvard 1985; Ph.D. Cornell 1992) is Professor of Philosophy at Auburn University; he has also taught at the University of Michigan and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  He is the author of Reason and Value: Aristotle versus Rand (Objectivist Center, 2000), Wittgenstein, Austrian Economics, and the Logic of Action (Routledge, forthcoming 2013), and Classic Thinkers: Aristotle (Polity Press, forthcoming 2013); co-editor (with Tibor R. Machan) of Anarchism/Minarchism: Is a Government Part of a Free Country? (Ashgate, 2008); editor of The Industrial Radical, co-editor of the Journal of Ayn Rand Studies, and past editor of the Journal of Libertarian Studies; President of the Molinari Institute and Molinari Society; Senior Scholar of the Ludwig von Mises Institute; board member of the Libertarian Nation Foundation, the Foundation for a Democratic Society, the Center for a Stateless Society, and the Center for the Study of Innovative Freedom; and co-founder of the Alliance of the Libertarian Left.  Long specializes in Greek philosophy; philosophy of agency; philosophy of social science; and moral and political philosophy.  He blogs at Austro-Athenian Empire as well as at Bleeding Heart Libertarians.