Paul  Gooch

Position:  
Professor
Email Address:  
Phone Number:  
416-585-4414
Biography:  

BA (Bishop’s), MA, PhD (Toronto)

Research Interests:  
Ancient philosophy, especially Plato's Socrates (ethics and moral psychology, esp. human appetites); philosophy of religion (esp. the problem of evil and theodicy, ethics, philosophical issues in biblical studies)
Publications:  

 

Partial Knowledge: Philosophical Studies in Paul (Univ of Notre Dame Press, 1987)

— “A Mind to Love; Friends and Lovers in Ancient Greek Philosophy” (1995)

— Reflections on Jesus and Socrates: Word and Silence (Yale University Press, 1996)

— “Irony, Text and Artifact: Cross and Superscription in the Passion Narratives” (2000)

— “Plato on Philosophy and Money” (2000)

— “Law and Obedience in a Democratic Society: Some Lessons from Socrates and Jesus” (2000)

— “Conscience” (2006)

— “Paul, The Mind of Christ, and Philosophy” (2009)

— “Some Puzzles about Happiness: Greek and Biblical Views” (2010)

Address:  
Victoria College, Room 109