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Spring 2016

  • Aristotle's Metaphysics: the Principles of Being
  • Anselm
  • Being versus Seeing: Modeling the Mind in Medieval Philosophy
  • Hume
  • Epistemology
  • Teaching Practicum
  • Dionysius in the East and West
  • Philosophy of Religion Workshop
  • Perception
  • Time-Biases: Diachronic Rationality and Personal Persistence
  • Contemporary Political Philosophy
  • HOPOS from Scientific Revolution to 1900
  • Science and Social Values
  • Space, Time, Matter
  • Goedel's Theorems
  • Graduate Research Seminar
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Fall 2015

  • Erotic Plato
  • History of Hermeneutics
  • First Year Proseminar
  • Plato's Timaeus
  • Boethius and His Commentators
  • Philosophy of Science
  • Intermediate Logic
  • Teaching Methods: TA Practicum
  • Philosophy of Religion Workshop
  • Ontology and Meta-Ontology
  • Russellian Monism
  • Advanced Topics in Ethics
  • Philosophical Issues Concerning Time
  • Ancients, Medievals & Moderns
  • Capacities & Physical Theories
  • Modal Logic
  • Intuitionism
  • Graduate Research Seminar
     

Spring 2015

  • Metaphysics of Goodness
  • Early Modern Metaphysics: Ontology
  • Teaching Practicum
  • Frege
  • Hermeneutics: Ancient and Modern
  • Heidegger
  • Philosophy of Religion Workshop
  • Human Rights
  • Normative Reasons and the Virtues
  • Belief: Norms and Aims
  • Forbidden Knowledge
  • Science and Metaphysics
  • Mechanisms
  • Topics in Philosophical Logic
     

Fall 2014

  • Environmental Justice
  • Bio-Medical Ethics, Scientific Evidence &  Public Health Risk
  • First Year proseminar
  • Human Nature and Human Function in Aristotle
  • Late Plato
  • Anselm and Nicholas of Cusa: God as Maximum
  • The Philosophy of Augustine
  • Kant's First Critique
  • Philosophy of Science
  • Intermediate Logic
  • Teaching Methods: TA Practicum
  • Teaching Practicum
  • Placement Practicum
  • Philosophy of Religion Workshop
  • Divine Hiddenness
  • Philosophy of Action
  • Political Philosophy and the Problem of Evil
  • Emilie Du Châtelet’s Foundations of Physics
  • The Science-Gender Connection
  • Philosophy of Biology
  • Kripke: Language, Metaphysics, and Mind
  • Dissertation Research Seminar
  • Graduate Research Seminar

 

Spring 2014

  • Epic Plato
  • Aquinas' Disputed Ques on Soul
  • Hume
  • Teaching Practicum
  • Wittgenstein: Philosophical Investigation
  • Philosophy of Religion Workshop
  • Alternative Theories of Modality
  • Contemporary Ethical Theory: Metaphysical and Epistemologic Aspects of Intuition, Moral Perception, and Normative Sensibility
  • Advanced Topics in Epistemology
  • Science adn Social Values
  • Philosophy of Science and Public Policy
  • Modal Logic
  • Topics in Philosophy of Logic

 

Fall 2013

  • Plato, Aristotle, & Protagoras  
  • Boethius and His Commentator·      
  • Philosophy of Science
  • Intermediate Logic  
  • Teaching Practicum
  • Placement Practicum
  • Contemporary Continental Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Religion Workshop
  • Russellian Monism
  • Contemporary Moral and Political Philosophy
  • History of Philosophy of Science to 1750
  • Philosophy of Science & Public Policy  
  • Philosophy of Mathematics
  • Graduate Research Seminar

 

Spring 2013

  • Social Ethics in Hellenistic Philosophy
  • Aquinas on Actions & Intentions
  • Relations & Identity in Med Philosophy
  • Spinoza
  • Kant’s Practical Philosophy
  • Teaching Practicum
  • Foucault
  • Topics in Philosophy of Mind
  • Action Theory
  • Structure in Metaphysics
  • Intuitions
  • Laws of Nature
  • History & Conceptual Foundations of Spacetime Theory
  • Graduate Research Seminar

Fall 2012

  • First Year Proseminar - Sullivan
  • Aristotle: De Anima - Kelsey
  • The Philosophy of Augustine - Gersh
  • Aquinas on the Cardinal Virtues - Hosle 
  • Philosophy of Science - Chakravartty 
  • Intermediate Logic - Blanchette
  • Topics in Metaphysics - van Inwagen
  • Advanced Topics in Moral and Political Philosophy - Sterba
  • The Concept of Aesthetic Experience - Rush
  • MacIntyre's Radical Aristotelianism - Solomon
  • Dewey, Quine & 20th Century American Naturalism - Howard
  • Philosophy of Biology - Ramsey                                                                            
  • Topics in Philosophical Logic II - Bays
  • Philosophy of Logic - Franks
  • Dissertation Research Seminar - Audi
  • Graduate Research Seminar -Kelsey

Spring 2012

  • Plato's Phaedrus - O'Connor
  • Hume - Joy
  • Kant's First Critique - Ameriks
  • Epistemology - Audi
  • Teaching Practicum - Kelsey
  • Hermeneutics:Ancient & Modern - Gersh
  • Topics in Philosophy of Mind - Speaks
  • Time in Metaphysics and Logic - Sullivan
  • Advanced Topics in Metaphysics - Warfield
  • Moral Epistemology - DePaul
  • Tpcs in Contemp Political Phil - Weithman
  • HOPOS from Sci Rev to 1900 - Joy
  • Newton's Principia II - Bland
  • Forbidden Knowledge - Kourany
  • Hist Found of Quantum Theory - Howard
  • Intermediate Logic II - Bays
  • Graduate Research Seminar - Kelsey

 Fall 2011

  • First-Year Proseminar - Speaks
  • Plato's Dialectic - Sayre
  • Methodology in Aristotle - Karbowski
  • Aquinas, Anscombe & Geach - O'Callaghan
  • Philosophy of Science - Howard
  • Intermediate Logic - Franks
  • Teaching Methods: TA Practicum - Holloway
  • Placement Practicum - Audi
  • Frege - Blanchette
  • Phenomenology - Watson
  • Topics in Phil of Religion - Gutting
  • Ontology and Meta-Ontology - van Inwagen
  • Adv Tpcs in Moral and Pol Phil - Sterba
  • Hist of Phil of Sci to 1750 - Joy
  • Newton's Principia - Bland
  • Modal Logic - Bays
  • Graduate Research Seminar - Kelsey

Spring 2011

  • Philosophical Texts in German - Rush
  • Hellenistic Ethics - Reydams-Schils
  • Early Medieval Philosophy - Gersh
  • Boethius' De Consolationie Philosophiae:  Construction and Deconstruction - Gersh
  • Early Modern Philosophy of Religion - Newlands
  • Teaching Practicum - Blanchette
  • Wittgenstein: Philosophical Investigations - Franks
  • Heidegger and the Germans - Rush
  • Metaphysics & Philosophy of Religion Workshop - Rea
  • Virtue and Practical Reason - Solomon
  • Contemporary Ethical Theory - Audi
  • Advanced Topics in Epistemology: Skepticism - Warfield
  • Forbidden Knowledge: The Social Construction and Management of Ignorance - Kourany
  • Philosophy of Physics: Symmetry - Bland
  • Philosophy of Mathematics - Bays
  • Truth - David
  • Graduate Research Seminar - Blanchette

Fall 2010

  • First-Year Proseminar - Gutting
  • Human Nature and the Human Function in Aristotle - Karbowski
  • Locke and Leibniz - Jauernig
  • Augustine on Thinking and Language - Gersh
  • Faith, Hope and Love: Thomas Aquinas and Kierkegaard on Christian Ethics - Hosle
  • Philosophy of Science - Howard
  • Intermediate Logic - Bays
  • Hermeneutics - Watson
  • Russell: Mind, Matter, and Knowledge - Stubenberg
  • Plantinga's Metaphysics of Modality - van Irwagen
  • Metaphysics and Philosophy of Religion Workshop - Rea
  • Advanced Topics in Epistemology - Warfield
  • Philosophy of Scien and Public Policy - Shrader-Frechette
  • Topics in Philosophical Logic - Blanchette
  • Graduate Research Seminar - Blanchette

Spring 2010

  • Aristotle: Hylomorphism - Kelsey
  • Medieval Theories of Cosmic Harmony - Gersh
  • Hume - Joy
  • Metaphysics - Rea
  • Epistemology - DePaul 
  • Thinking the Impossible: Recent French Philosophy since 1960 - Gutting
  • Divine Providence - Flint
  • The Political Philosophy of Rawls - Weithman
  • HOPOS from the Scientific Revolution to 1900 - Howard
  • Science and Social Values - Kourany
  • Chance and Evolution - Ramsey
  • Graduate Research Seminar - Blanchette

Fall 2009

  • Aristotle's Metaphysics - Lanx
  • Aquinas & Dualism - O'Callaghan
  • Medieval Negative Theology - Gersh
  • Early Modern Metaphysics: Modality - Newlands
  • Hegel - Rush
  • 20th Century Ethics - Soloman
  • Philosophy of Science - Howard
  • Intermediate Logic - Blanchette
  • Christian Theism & Problems of Philosophy - Plantiga
  • Topics in Philosophy of Mind - Speaks
  • Metaontology - Rea
  • History of Philosophy of Science to 1750 - Joy
  • Historical and Conceptional Foundations of Space Time Theory - Bland
  • Philosophy of Mathematics: 19th & Early 20th Century - Detlefsen
  • Graduate Research Seminar - Blanchette

Spring 2009

  • Early Medieval Philosophy - Gersh
  • Hume - Joy
  • Nietzsche - Ameriks
  • Metaphysics - van Inwagen
  • Epistemology - Audi
  • Divine Command Theory - Hare
  • Universals - Rea
  • Contemporary Political Philosophy - Sterba
  • Darwin in the 21st Century - Ramsey
  • Historical Foundations of Quantum Theory - Howard
  • Topics in Logic - Franks

Fall 2008

  • Plato's Trilogy - Sayre
  • Plotinus and Proclus - Gersh
  • Kant's Critique of Judgment - Rush
  • Vico's New Science - Hösle
  • 20th Century Ethics - Sterba
  • Philosophy of Science - Howard
  • Intermediate Logic - Franks
  • Frege - Blanchette
  • Phenomenology - Watson
  • Consciousness - Stubenberg
  • Structuralism in Philosophy of Science - Brading
  • Religion & Science: Conflict or Concord - Plantinga
  • Interactions Between Mathematics & Philosophy - Detlefsen

Spring 2008

  • Plato's Republic - O'Connor
  • Philosophy of Mind & Cognitive Psychology in Scotus - Cross
  • Introduction to Meister Eckhart - Gersh
  • Hume - Joy
  • Kant and the Exact Sciences - Jauernig
  • Descartes - David
  • Metaphysics - van Inwagen
  • Epistemology - Plantinga
  • Teaching Practicum - McKim
  • Recent French Philosophy - Gutting
  • Monism in Contemporary Metaphysics - Newlands
  • Pragnatism and Democracy - Dallmayr
  • Advanced Topics in Moral & Political Philosophy - Sterba
  • Philosophy of Biology - Ramsey
  • Special Topics: Philosophy of Mathematics Workshop - Bays
  • Philosophy of Language - Speaks

Fall 2007

  • Aristotle's Metaphysics - Loux
  • Founders of Medieval Philosophy - Gersh
  • 20th Century Ethics - DePaul
  • Philosophy of Science - McKim
  • Intermediate Logic - Franks
  • Teaching Methods: TA Practicum - McKim
  • Placement Practicum - O'Callaghan
  • Hegel's Political Philosophy - Hösle
  • Christian Theism and Philosophy - Plantinga
  • Virtue and Practical Reasoning - Solomon
  • History of Philosophy of Science to 1750 - Joy
  • Science and Social Values - Kourany
  • Gödel's Theorems - Detlefsen/Franks
  • Intermediate Logic II - Bays

Spring 2007

  • Kant's Early Critics - Ameriks/Jauernig
  • Spinoza - Newlands
  • Metaphysics - van Inwagen
  • Epistmology - Plantinga
  • Heidegger - Watson
  • Jean-Luc Marion & Phenomenology - Hart
  • Metaphysics & Christian Theology - Rea
  • Language and Mind - Speaks
  • Moral Skepticism & Moral Intuitionism - DePaul
  • Philosophy of the Human Sciences - McKim
  • History & Conceptual Foundations of Space/Time - Brading
  • Intermediate Logic II - Bays

Fall 2006

  • Plato: Love, Death and Poetry - O'Connor
  • Dante & Aquinas - McInerny
  • 20th Century Ethics - Solomon
  • Philosophy of Science - Howard
  • Intermediate Logic - Blanchette
  • Teaching Methods: TA Practicum - McKim
  • Placement Practicum - O'Callaghan
  • The Frankfurt School - Rush
  • Topics in Philosophy of Mind - Plantinga/Warfield
  • Contemp Political Philosophy - Sterba
  • The Political Philosophy of John Rawls - Weithman
  • Philosophical Intuitions - Gutting
  • Philosophy of Mathematics - Detlefsen

Spring 2006

  • Aquinas on Truth - O'Callaghan
  • Philosophy of Duns Scotus - Dumont
  • Anselm & Nicholas of Cusa - Gersh
  • Hume - Joy
  • Kant's Philosophy of the Supersensible - Jauernig
  • Metaphysics - van Inwagen
  • Epistemology - David/Warfield
  • Teaching Practicum - McKim
  • Levinas: Ethics and God - Hart
  • Perception - Stubenberg
  • Philosophy in Different Voice: Feminist Perspectives on Knowledge - Kourany
  • HOPOS from Sci Rev to 1900 - Patton
  • Philosophy of the Human Sciences - McKim
  • Historical Foundations of Quantum Mechanics - Howard
  • Religion and Science - Plantinga
  • Gödel's Theorems - Detlefsen

Fall 2005

  • Aristotle's Metaphysics - Loux
  • History of Medieval Philosophy - Dumont
  • Plato Christianus - Gersh
  • Kant's 1st Critique - Ameriks
  • 20th Century Ethics - DePaul
  • Philosophy of Science - Howard
  • Intermediate Logic - Detlefsen
  • Teaching Methods: TA Practicum
  • Placement Practicum - O'Callaghan
  • Heidegger and Praxis - Dallmayr
  • Phenomenology: Merleau Ponty/Derrida/Levinas - Watson
  • Christian Theism & Philosophy - Plantinga
  • Physicalism & Dualist Alternatives - Kim
  • Thomistic Ethics - McInerny
  • HOPOS to 1750 - Joy
  • Intermediate Logic II - Bays
  • Philosophy of Logic - Blanchette

Spring 2005

  • Boethius: An Introduction - Gersh
  • Continental Philosophy - Watson
  • Metaphysics - Rea
  • Science and Social Values - Kourany
  • Epistemology - DePaul
  • Aesthetics - Rush
  • Philosophical Arguments - Gutting
  • Divine Providence - Flint
  • Philosophy of Mind Seminar - Warfield
  • The Philosophy of Modality - van Inwagen
  • Historical & Conceptual Foundations of Space-Time - Brading
  • Philosophy of Mathematics Workshop - Bays/David

Fall 2004

  • Intermediate Logic - Bays
  • Plato - Sayre
  • Augustine and Aquinas on Mind - O'Callaghan
  • Early Medieval Philosophy - Gersh
  • 20th Century Ethics - Sterba
  • Philosophy of Science - Howard
  • Philosophy of Biology - Moss
  • Teaching Methods: TA Practicum - Neiman
  • Gadamer & Charles Taylor - Dallmayr
  • Philosophical Arguments - Gutting
  • Proposition, Facts, Truth, & Reality - David
  • Metaphysics of Creation - Burrell
  • Love, Justice, & Flourishing - Wolterstorff
  • Virtue and Practical Reasoning - Solomon
  • The Philosophy of Donald Davidson - Jaegwon Kim
  • Philosophy of Math - Detlefsen

Spring 2004

  • History of Medieval Philosophy - Dumont
  • Introduction to Plotinus - Gersh
  • 18th Century Philosophy - Ameriks/Joy
  • Frege - Blanchette
  • Metaphysics - van Inwagen
  • Heidegger, Merlau-Ponty & Philosophical Anthropology - Moss/Watson
  • Philosophy & Literature Seminar - O'Connor
  • Epistemology - David/Kelly
  • Social Contract: Hobbes - Goerner
  • HOPOS from the Sci. Revolution to 1900 - Howard/Jauernig
  • Economics and Philosophy - Sent
  • Topics in Philosophy of Religion - Quinn
  • Divine Action in the World - Plantinga
  • Ethical Intuitionism and Particularism - DePaul
  • Teaching Practicum - Neiman

Fall 2003

  • Moral Perfection & the Exemplary Sage - O'Connor
  • Intermediate Logic - Blanchette
  • 20th Century Thomism - McInerny
  • Creation and Freedom - Burrell
  • Hume's Practical Philosophy - Hösle
  • German Idealist Themes - Franks
  • The Development of Moral Doctrine - Noonan
  • Aesthetics - Rush
  • 20th Century Ethics - Shrader-Frechette
  • Justice - Wolterstorff
  • Philosophy of Science - McKim
  • Philosophy of Mathematics - Tait
  • Teaching Methods: TA Practicum - Neiman
  • Augustine and Anselm - Gersh
  • Heidegger and Praxis - Dallmayr
  • Agency, Action, & Action Explanation - Jaegwon Kim
  • Time and Persistence - Rea
  • Historical Foundations of the Quantum Theory - Howard