Upcoming Events

Friday, September 15
Speaker: Alison G. McIntyre, M.A. 1979
Virginia Onderdonk ’29 Professor of Philosophy, Wellesley College
Title: "Hume vs Malebranche (and Hutcheson) on whether passions represent their objects"
Time: 3:30pm
Location: Miner Hall 225

Friday, September 29
Title: Political Theory Workshop
Time: 9:00am-5:00pm
Location: Miner Hall 225

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Daniel Dennett's "Science of the Soul" published in the New Yorker

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Hugo Bedau
Austin B. Fletcher Professor of Philosophy, Emeritus


Welcome to the Department of Philosophy. We are committed equally to excellence in research and in teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. In addition to our undergraduate major and minor in Philosophy, we offer a certificate program in Ethics, Law, and Society as well as a wide range of courses suitable for students who have never taken a philosophy course. Learn more >

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Tufts University
Department of Philosophy
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Medford, MA  02155

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