Upcoming Events

Andrea Borghini (Holy Cross)
Friday, Nov. 18, 2016 | 2:00-3:30pm
Miner 225

Philosophy of Food
Karsten Steuber (Holy Cross)
Friday, Dec. 9, 2016 | 2:00-3:30pm
Miner 225

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Recent Events

Rethinking the Social Sciences
Philosopher Brian Epstein challenges the field's basic assumptions in his new book, The Ant Trap: Rebuilding the Foundations of the Social Sciences. Professor Epstein recently gave a TEDx talk at Stanford University about this book, learn more or watch a video here >


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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

Office: 617.627.3230
Fax: 617.627.3899
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