Upcoming Events

Friday, October 13, 2017
Speaker: Quayshawn Spencer, M.A. 2004
Assistant Professor, University of Pennsylvania
Title: "A Radical Solution to the Race Problem"
Time: 3:30pm
Location: Miner Hall 225
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Friday, November 17, 2017
Speaker: Dale Dorsey, M.A. 2002
Professor, University of Kansas
Title: "A Near-Term Bias Reconsidered"
Time: 3:30pm
Location: Miner Hall 225

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

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In Memoriam

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
222 Miner Hall
Medford, MA  02155

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