Latest News

Prof. Emeritus Joseph Boyle (1942 – 2016)

2016-09-27 |

It is with great sadness that we mourn the passing of our colleague and friend Prof. Emeritus Joseph Boyle. Joe’s research interests were moral philosophy, ethical theory and applied ethics, natural law, Thomistic ethics and bioethics;  in recent years he taught the graduate class in bioethics.  Joe served the Philosophy Department as St. George Chair (with Amy Mullin[Read more…]

Cambridge Pragmatism — New Book by Cheryl Misak

2016-09-17 |

Cambridge Pragmatism – From Peirce and James to Ramsey and Wittgenstein, the new book by Cheryl Misak, has just been published by Oxford University Press. Congratulations, Cheryl! Here is an excerpt from the book description: “Cheryl Misak offers a strikingly new view of the development of philosophy in the twentieth century. Pragmatism, the home-grown philosophy[Read more…]