Big Idea Talks by the Philosophy Department

Pictures from the Philosophy Department's Big Idea Talks.

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Departmental Get-Together

IMG_1748 Randle and McCain

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Gregory Pence and George W. Bush agree on something!

Human-CloningAccording to an article by Rebecca Taylor on LifeNews.com, Dr. Gregory Pence and President George W. Bush agree on an issue in bioethics. Click here to see the article and the issue.

Our Very Own Dr. Gregory Pence on National Fox TV Discussing Cloned Meat

pence    Dr. Gregory Pence, a philosophy professor at the University of
    Alabama in Birmingham, was on Fox News at 5:00 p.m. on January
    16, 2014, to discuss the issue of cloned meat.

    Click here to see the video.

Artificial Conversations Spark Insights into the Evolution of Ideas

By Matt Windsor

0912_abrams2Marshall Abrams talked at the Society for Exact Philosophy on evolution, culture, and epistemology and also talked at the Eastern American Philosophical Association on "Extending Science with Humanities through Computer Simulation" in the forum "Doing Philosophy with Computers".

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Kevin McCain Publishes Epistemology Book with Routledge

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Dr. Kevin McCain has published an epistemology book with Routledge only 2 years after getting his PhD.