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Spring 2018 Courses
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Upcoming Events

Friday, February 16, 2018
Speaker: Eric Swanson, M.A. 2001
Associate Professor, Michigan
Title: TBA (Topic: phil lang)
Time: 3:30pm
Location: Miner Hall 225

Friday, March 9, 2018
Speaker: Norman Daniels
Saltonstall Professor of Ethics and Public Health, Harvard School of Public Health
Title: "The Price of Choice: Two Models of Health Care Coverage"
Time: 4:00pm
Location: Braker Hall 001

May 11th-12th, 2018
Title: On the Question of Evidence: A Celebration of George E. Smith
Location: Breed Memorial Hall
51 Winthrop Street, Medford, MA

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Ethics Bowl makes trip to national competition despite bad weather

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

From Tufts to Chief Executive Philosopher

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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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Medford, MA  02155

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