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  • Philosophy has a new curriculum

    We have started offering a new array of courses, including many exciting introductory options. Effective this fall for the incoming class year 2019, our major and minor requirements have been revised as well.

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  • A Scottish Thanksgiving

    Dartmouth Now's "Far-Flung Thanksgiving: Off-Campus Programs Celebrate," includes a description of how the Religion and Philosophy FSPs - led by Religion Professor Kevin Reinhart and Philosophy Professor Susan Brison - are combining forces to celebrate Thanksgiving this year.

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  • Phi Beta Kappa

    Congratulations to Philosophy major Lea Schroeder '16, who was just inducted into the Dartmouth chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, America's oldest and most prestigious honor society.

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  • Faculty Search

    Dartmouth College Department of Philosophy invites applications for two positions at the level of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. Apply through Interfolio (see article for link).

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  • David Brion Davis '50 receives National Humanities Medal

    Historian David Brion Davis ’50 (Philosophy), whose career has focused on exploring the problem of slavery in the development of the modern world, was awarded the 2013 National Humanities Medal by President Barack Obama in a White House ceremony “for reshaping our understanding of history.”

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Recent Publications

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  • Plato on Metaphysical Explanation: Does 'Participating' Mean Nothing?

    Christine J. Thomas

    Studia Philosophica Estonica, 2014

  • Kant and Bolzano on the singularity of propositions

    Timothy Rosenkoetter

    Grazer Philosophische Studien, 2012

  • Don't panic: self-authorship without obscure metaphysics

    Adina L. Roskies

    Philosophical Perspectives, 2012

  • The Euthyphro Dilemma

    Kenneth Walden

    Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, 2015


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