Upcoming Events

Friday, March 17, 2017
6:00 pm | Miner 225
Philosophy Club Meeting
"Are the humanities doomed? What are they for?"

Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Center for the Humanities at Tufts, 48 Professors Row
"Changing Politics: Conversations with Stanley Cavell"

Friday, April 21, 2017
4:00pm | Breed Memorial Hall, 108 Packard Ave
Guest Lecture
Speaker: Amartya Sen
Title TBA

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Daniel Dennet'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
222 Miner Hall
Medford, MA  02155

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