Collage Fall 2015 Book Covers
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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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Main Office Closure

** The Main Office will be CLOSED Mon. July 27 to Fri. Aug. 7**   Please direct your concerns/inquiries/questions as follows: If you have a question specific to your current summer class, you will need to contact your professor. If you are seeking permission to join a class, please submit your... More

Monday, July 20th, 2015 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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2015-16 Contract Instructors

The department of Philosophy requires Contract Instructors for the 2015-16 academic year.  Course details and application instructions are available here.... More

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

Jerry Tsui and Eli Shupe Video

Video: Choosing Carleton’s MA in Philosophy

Jerry Tsui and Eli Shupe are both master’s students studying Philosophy at Carleton University. They explain why they chose this program, including how the skills they are attained are transferable to other things.... More

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015 in Philosophy Feed for all posts filed under Philosophy and tagged

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