Department of Philosophy
Philosophy addresses some of the most fundamental and difficult questions there are, such as: What is the nature of the human mind? What makes knowledge trustworthy? What are the standards of good reasoning? What is a just society? What is the best way to live? Philosophy as an academic discipline attempts to answer these questions with a combination of creativity and analytical rigor.
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- Mar. 5, 2019
The Philosophy Department is extremely pleased to announce that Professor Jenny Saul will be joining us in Fall 2019!
- Nov. 19, 2018
Fresh off the press is the second edition of Brian Orend’s Introduction to International Studies, from Oxford UP.
- Oct. 16, 2018
Dr. Jacqueline Feke's new book, Ptolemy's Philosophy: Mathematics as a Way of Life published by Princeton University Press, has just been released.
- Apr. 11, 2019
Please join us for this public lecture by Denise James. A reception will follow the talk.