Recent Dissertations

Dissertations

Name Year Advisorsort descending

Brian Collins

John Dewey, Maurice Merleau-Ponty, and the Emergence of Agency
2010

Edward Song

The Bounds of Justice: Rawls on Global Justice and International Obligation
2005 A. John Simmons

Kristina Meshelski

The Structure of Injustice: A New Approach to Nonideal Theory
2011 A. John Simmons

Nicolas Frank

A Limited Political Obligation
2015 A. John Simmons

Luke William Hunt

The Liberal Limits of Policing
2016 A. John Simmons

Lucan Gregory

The State, Authority, and Legitimacy
2007 A. John Simmons

Clinton Jones

A Lockean Account of State Justification, Legitimacy, and Optimality
2007 A. John Simmons

David Blankfein-Tabachnick

Rawlsian Justice, Pre-Institutional Concepts and the Private Law
2006 A. John Simmons

Jesse Newton

Locke, Language, and Meta-Philosophy: An Interpretation of Book III of John Locke's Essay Concerning Human Understanding
2012 Antonia LoLordo

Galen Barry

An Account of Power and Possibility in Spinoza
2015 Antonia LoLordo

Sam Nicholson

Transparency and Intrinsic Intentionality
2011 Brie Gertler

Jason Megill

Essays on the Mind-Body Problem
2008 Brie Gertler

Jennifer Flynn

The Relevance of Method: Moral Theory and Its Impact Upon Moral Philosophical Thought
2007 Cora Diamond

Andrew Moser

Toward a Categorical Conception of Cognitive Normativity
2006 Cora Diamond

Evan Keeling

Aristotle on Perception, Phantasia, and Skepticism
2011 Daniel Devereux

Douglass Reed

The Ethics and Moral Psychology of Plato's 'Phaedo'
2015 Daniel Devereux

John Mahlan

Parts of Universals: An Essay on Aristotle's Categories
2017 Daniel Devereux

Edith Gwendolyn Nally

Good Beliefs, Bad Arguments: Pragmatic Reasons in Plato's Dialogues
2014 Dominic Scott

Charles Arinder

Impractical Naturalism
2004 Harold Langsam

Jonathan Stoltz

Belief, Truth, and Indicative Conditional Propositions
2005 James Cargile

Ayca Boylu

Morality as Understanding Human Beings
2011 James Cargile

Corin Fox

Quasi-nihilism: An Epistemic Response to Sorites Paradox
2016 James Cargile

Elizabeth Fenton

Overlapping Consensus and Human Rights
2008 John Arras

Samuel Duncan

Kant on Freedom, Reason, and Moral Evil
2011 Jorge Secada

Brian Pinkston

Francisco Suárez on Efficient Causation
2012 Jorge Secada

Stewart Braun

Ensuring Social Respect and Political Equality: The Case for Taxing Gratuitous Transfers of Wealth
2012 Loren Lomasky

Bryan Cwik

On the Very Idea of Owning Ideas: Philosophical Reflections on Intellectual Property
2013 Loren Lomasky

Jacob Pease

On Living a More Meaningful Life
2012 Loren Lomasky

Christopher Mayer

Committed Service in the Military: Bringing Together Selflessness and Self-Fulfillment
2010 Loren Lomasky

Daniel Moseley

The Virtues of Integrity
2010 Loren Lomasky

Harry Howard Jones

On Character and Creativity: Philosophical Reflections on Moral Education in the United States Military
2016 Loren Lomasky

Shaikha Binjasim

Non-Existent Objects as Patterns of Properties
2006 Mitchell Green

Charles Rathkopf

Complex Systems & The New Norms of Scientific Explanation
2013 Paul Humphreys

Ashley Kennedy

Models and Idealization in Scientific Explanation
2012 Paul Humphreys

Adam Blincoe

Flourishing Together
2017 Rebecca Stangl

Brian Powell

A Critique of Practical Reason Foundationalism
2005 Talbot Brewer

Amy Gilbert

'Beyond Reason and Beyond Merit': Practical Wisdom and the Second-Person
2011 Talbot Brewer

Ty Landrum

The Idea of Humanity
2011 Talbot Brewer

Benjamin Richards

"Learning How to See Again": Recovering a Place for Intellectual Vision in Philosophy
2015 Talbot Brewer

William Hasselberger

The Ideals of Agency: Autonomy, Sociality, Individuality
2012 Talbot Brewer

Logan Sisson

Morally Empowering Combatants
2016 Talbot Brewer

Adam Kadlac

The Value of Persons
2007 Talbot Brewer

Hannah Phelps Love

Why Moral Excellence Requires Appropriate Emotion: Attention, Construals, and Evaluations
2007 Talbot Brewer

Andrew Morgan

How to do Things with Norms: A Speech Act Aproach to Metanormative Theory
2017 Talbot Brewer

Patrick Toner

Existence and Emergence
2005 Trenton Merricks

Paul Nedelisky

A World Full of Threats and Promises: The Primitiveness of Modality
2013 Trenton Merricks

Joung Bin Lim

Bodies and Persons: An Essay on Animalism
2011 Trenton Merricks

S. Matthew Duncan

Thinkers
2015 Trenton Merricks

Charles Tanksley

Masses
2009 Trenton Merricks

Brannon McDaniel

Relations, Truth, and Existence: A Defense of Presentism
2009 Trenton Merricks

Adam Tiller

On What Follows
2016 Trenton Merricks

Catherine Sutton

Objects and Their Parts: A Colocationist Metaphysics of Composition
2007 Trenton Merricks