Temple’s Philosophy Department offers BA major and minor, MA, and PhD degrees. The Department is comprehensive, with openness to analytic, Continental, and pragmatist traditions. It has a rich history and continuing presence in the field of aesthetics with Professors Kristin Gjesdal, Joseph Margolis, and Lara Ostaric. The Department also has special strength in European Philosophy, with Professors Kristin Gjesdal, Espen Hammer, Joseph Margolis, and Lara Ostaric. There is expertise in Greek Philosophy, Early Modern Philosophy, American pragmatism, epistemology, ethics, philosophy of science, and feminist philosophy with Professors Colin Chamberlain, Joseph Margolis, Miriam Solomon, Jerry Vision, and David Wolfsdorf. Instructional Professors Philip Atkins, Lindsay Craig, Paul Crowe, Han-Kyul Kim, and Michael Szekely also teach the undergraduate curriculum, and we have several adjunct faculty who offer specialized courses.
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