SUNY Oneonta

Department of Philosophy
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SUNY Oneonta
Oneonta, NY 13820-4015

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Philosophy & the Public Realm Contents


Student Preface

Freedom, Happiness, and The Human Condition

  • The Exhilarating Freedom! Hope in Existentialism
      Christine M. Cinquino
  • The Problem of Happiness in Nietzsche’s “Use and Abuse of History”
      Malinda Foster
  • Tradition and Modern Meaning: Society and Relative Truth
      Jason Baumgarth

Ethics: Theory and Practice

  • Ethical Theory Reconsidered: An Evaluation of the Ethics of Care
      Rachel Houchins
  • Proof of Paternal Rights in Abortion
      Michael Alan Payne
  • Political Noise and Vociferous Silence: Heidegger and Nazism
      Tamara Johnson

Language Games

  • Incommensurability, Normative Vices, and the Comparative Language Game:
    A Wittgensteinian Model for Comparative Philosophy
      Erin Cline
  • Wittgenstein and Naturalism
      Zachary Haines
  • The Mask Unmasked: The Role of Hypocrisy in the Dialectic of Thus Spoke Zarathustra
      John Kaag

Truth and Beauty

  • The Experience and Expression of Truth
      Justin C. Maaia
  • On the Event of Truth: A Discussion of Art, Truth and the Primal Conflict
    in Heidegger’s “The Origin of the Work Of Art”
      Iain Tucker Brown
  • Towards a Processean Aesthetics Within a Whiteheadian Metaphysics
      Scott M. Gleason

Keynote Addresses

  • Pragmatism and the Future of Confucianism in China
      Joanna Crosby
  • Whose Democracy? Which Rights? A Confucian Critique of Modern Western Liberalism
      Henry Rosemont, Jr.
    Conference Program
    Oneonta Philosophy Studies

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