Tamara is a fifth-year graduate student. She has special interests in normative ethics, political philosophy, feminism and the history of ethics. Her dissertation aims to understand resistance to oppression in its various different forms and the moral psychology of resistors.
Tamara’s Master’s thesis at UNC explored the responsibilities of the oppressed to resist their own oppression specifically by fulfilling the Kantian duty of natural self- perfection.
Tamara has a BA in philosophy from the American University of Beirut.