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Friday, October 8th, 2010

Philosophy dialogues to address American pragmaticism

The work of John Dewey will be among the topics discussed during the Philosophy Dialogue Series next week at Texas State. Jo Ann Carson, a philosopher at Texas State, will speak on Dewey's pragmatic educational philosophy.

Monday, September 27th, 2010

Philosophers to address abuses of rhetoric

Jean Kazez, a philosopher at Southern Methodist University, is giving two lectures Monday as part of the Philosophy Dialogue Series at Texas State. This week's discussions will address abuses of rhetoric.

Monday, September 13th, 2010

Philosophy Dialogue Series begins next week

Texas State's series of philosophy dialogues will begin next week to begin their 15th year. Former Texas Senator and U.S. Ambassador to Burundi and Botswana Robert Krueger will give the first talk.

Monday, March 15th, 2010

Philosophy dialogue to take up evolution, identity

Three Texas State philosophers will be joined by professors from six other university departments, along with academics from the University of Chicago and Hofstra University as Texas State's Philosophy Dialogue Series takes up evolution and identity for...

Thursday, February 18th, 2010

Philosophers to discuss technology in dialogues

Next week's Philosophy Dialogue Series at Texas State will take up philosophy, technology and science fiction in a series of lectures.