News & Announcements

  • Professor Charles H. Monson

    The Marriott Library has recently digitized video tapes of Charles H. Monson's telecourse, "Philosophical Issues in Human Affairs" (1973-1974). Courses include "Rocks and Men: The Problem of Freedom," "Is Nature All There Is ?", and "The Truth, The Whole Truth...". You can learn more about Professor Monson and his telecourses at Archives West. (Special thanks to the J. Willard Marriott Library Multimedia Archives - Special Collections)

  • Philosophy Alum Named Associate Provost at Southern Utah University

    The Philosophy Department congratulates James Sage on his appointment.

  • Peggy Battin: Choosing the Least Worst Death

    Philosopher and bioethicist Peggy Battin, a distinguished U of U Philosophy professor, talks on TEDMED about the life and death of her husband.

  • Why do Scientists Still Debate About Nature and Nurture?

    James Tabery, historian and philosopher at the U, answers this question in his new book, "Beyond Versus: The Struggle to Understand the Interaction of Nature and Nurture".


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The Department of Philosophy is located in the Carolyn Tanner Irish Humanities Building. View a map to the building here.


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Phone: (801) 581-8161

Fax number: (801) 585-5195

Department of Philosophy

University of Utah

215 South Central Campus Drive

Carolyn Tanner Irish Humanities Building

4th Floor

Salt Lake City, UT  84112


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