Service & Scholarship
Journal: Ancient Philosophy
This leading international journal is edited by Ronald Polansky. Ancient Philosophy has played a major role in exploring research on the Presocratics, Plato, and Aristotle. It also publishes many articles in Neo-Platonism and the philosophy of late antiquity.
Recent Faculty Books
|James Swindal, Action and Existence: A Case For Agent Causation. (Macmillan, 2012).|
|George Yancy, Look, A White! Philosophical Essays on Whiteness. (Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press 2012).|
|Patrick Miller, Becoming God: Pure Reason in Early Greek Philosophy. (London: Continuum, 2011).
| Michael Harrington, On the Ecclesiastical Hierarchy: The Thirteenth-Century Textbook Edition. (Peeters, 2011).
|Jennifer Bates, Hegel and Shakespeare on Moral Imagination. (State University of New York Press, 2010).
|Daniel Selcer, Philosophy and the Book: Early Modern Figures of Material Inscription. (London: Continuum, 2010).|
|Fred Evans, The Multivoiced Body: Society and Communication in the Age of Diversity. (New York: Columbia University Press, 2008).|
|Tom Rockmore, Kant and Idealism. (Yale University Press, 2007).|
|Tom Rockmore, In Kant's Wake. (Blackwell, 2006).|
|Lanei Rodemeyer, Intersubjective Temporality: It's About Time. (Springer, 2006).|
St. Paul Seminary
Duquesne's Philosophy Department enrolls both undergraduate and graduate students from St. Paul's Seminary, of the Catholic diocese of Pittsburgh. The seminarians earn both undergraduate and graduate MA degrees in philosophy as they prepare for future theological studies.
Philosophy and Music
The philosophy department currently supports curriculum interaction with the Duquesne Music School. Up to two graduate courses can be taken from select music theory courses in the Music School that count for either the MA or Ph.D. philosophy curriculum.
Women's and Gender Studies
The philosophy department regularly cross lists courses, at both the graduate and undergraduate levels, with the Women's and Gender Studies program
Simon Silverman Phenomenology Center
The philosophy department works closely in conjunction with Duquesne's Simon Silverman Phenomenology Center.