The Department will be hosting and John heil directing an NEH Summer Seminar (June 10-July 12, 2013): Metaphysics and Mind.
Through the first half of the twentieth century, analytic philosophy was dominated by Russell, Wittgenstein, and Carnap.
The eleven essays in this volume cover all the central topics of W.V. Quine's philosophy.
Perspectives on Quine, now available in paperback, is a collection of twenty-one new essays dealing with the thought of America's most distinguished living philosopher, Willard Van Orman...
This award recognizes superb performance by a graduate teaching assistant in the instruction of Arts & Sciences undergraduates.Each Graduate Arts & Sciences department is invited to...
Descartes is the philosophical architect of our modern world.
Brian joins us from the University of Arizona as our new McDonnell Fellowship Post Doctoral Fellow.
Recently, the fields of empirical and experimental philosophy have generated tremendous excitement, due to unexpected results that have challenged philosophical dogma.
These programs are designed for science majors to reinforce their scientific training with knowledge of the conceptual, historical, and philosophical foundations of science.
Liberty, Equality, and Justice: Philosophical Problems in Domestic and Global Contexts, June 4-29, 2011; with Andrew Altman, Georgia State University.
A two day workshop will explore the metaphysics of powers by engaging with the recent work of John Heil on...
Updated and revised, the Second Edition of Danto and His Critics presents a series of essays by leading Danto scholars who offer their critical assessment of the influential works and...
John Heil, PhD, professor of philosophy and professor and director of Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology, both in Arts & Sciences, has received a one-year, $50,400 Fellowship for University...
Philosophical Psychology recently published Brandon Towl's article.
Brackenridge Philosophy Symposium February 2012Virtues and Consequences: Honoring the Work of Julia DriverUniversity of Texas, San Antonio
Ron Mallon (Director, PNP) will co-direct an NEH Summer Institute for College and University Teachers in Summer 2012 on "Experimental Philosophy."
Do states have the right to prevent potential immigrants from crossing their borders, or should people have the freedom to migrate and settle wherever they wish?