Philosophy

Philosophy

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Welcome to Department of Philosophy’s Homepage.  The  Department of Philosophy at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada’s capital city, combines award-winning teaching with excellence in research.

A major focal point is interdisciplinary research and teaching in two main areas: moral, social & political philosophy, and philosophy of mind, language, and knowledge. The Department has strong ties to the Centre on Values and Ethics and the Institute for Cognitive Science. Several members are also active researchers in history of philosophy. Learn more.

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Basketball Superstar

Congratulations to MA student Kevin Churchill as part of Carleton’s championship basketball team!  Read the full story: http://gradstudents.carleton.ca/2014/basketball-superstar/... More

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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The importance of Lynn Coady’s Giller Win

By Peter Thompson, PhD/09 Four novels and two short story collections into what is suddenly a very decorated career, Carleton alumna Lynn Coady, BAHons/93, has established herself as one of Canada’s most important contemporary writers…Read more... More

Monday, December 2nd, 2013 in FASS News Feed for all posts filed under FASS News

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Contract Instructor Positions for Summer 2014

Summer 2014 Contract Instructor positions in the Department of Philosophy Carleton University   The appointment of all Contract Instructors at Carleton University is subject to the provisions of Articles 15 – 18 of the CUPE 4600 Unit 2 Collective Agreement.  It can be located on the union... More

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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