We are pleased to announce that Samantha Brennan has published a new book with Greystone Books, entitled Fit at Mid-Life: A Feminist Fitness Journey, along with Western University professor Tracy Isaacs.
We are pleased to announce Ken Dorter's recently-published book entitled Can Different Cultures think the Same Thoughts? A Comparative Study in Metaphysics and Ethics
For further information please click on the link to see the poster.
Stefan linquist was recently interviewed by the CBC to discuss his research on social behaviour in the gloomy octopus.
Maya Goldenberg was recently interviewed about her research on immunization hesitancy and public perceptions of science.
The Department of Philosophy is excited to announce that one of our faculty, Andrew Bailey, has committed to supporting (for five years) a new scholarship, the Philosophy Excellence Scholarship. The $1,500 award will go each year to the Philosophy major with the highest grade in a 1000-level Philosophy course. The department's other faculty are supporting this financially, with the goal of endowing a self-sustaining endowment for this award to continue beyond the initial period.
The William James Society has awarded its 2017 Young Scholar Prize to Kyle Bromhall for his essay, "Embodied Akrasia: James on Motivation and Weakness of Will.". Kyle is a recent graduate of the PhD program in Philosophy at the University of Guelph, where he currently teaches.