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PHILOSOPHERS GATHER FOR CONFERENCE APRIL 8-9

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Dr. Joel Press, assistant professor in Cal U’s Department of Philosophy
724-938-1522
press@calu.edu

Posted on March 28, 2011

Event Details
April 8-9
Eberly Science and Technology Center


The Department of Philosophy will host the 24th annual conference of the PASSHE Interdisciplinary Association for Philosophy and Religious Studies’ (IAPRS) Friday and Saturday in the Eberly Science and Technology Center.

Undergraduate and graduate students, as well as faculty members from various PASSHE universities, will present papers on topics related to philosophy and religious studies.

Dr. Nicole Hassoun, assistant professor of philosophy at Carnegie Mellon University, will deliver the keynote address.  

In 2009-2010, she was the Barbara McCoy Postdoctoral Fellow at the Centre for Ethics in Society at Stanford University, Calif.

Hassoun’s work has appeared in American Philosophical Quarterly, Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy, Environmental Ethics, European Journal of Philosophy, Journal of Applied Philosophy, Journal of Moral Philosophy, and Public Affairs Quarterly, among other publications. Her book on global justice is under contract with Cambridge University Press.