Later Wittgenstein” A graduate seminar, last taught in
Spring 2003 at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK)
Philosophical Foundations of Democracy"
An upper-division course in Political Philosophy, concentrating
on the philosophical arguments surrounding democratic systems, with an
emphasis on liberty and freedom. Last taught in Spring 2003 at
of Madness: Conceptual
Issues in Mental Illness" A graduate seminar, last taught in Spring 2002
as Method" An upper-division / graduate seminar, co-Taught with
Massimo Pigliucci in Fall 2002 at UTK.
of Sex" An upper-division seminar, co-taught with David Reidy and
Carolyn McLeod in Spring 2002 at UTK.
of Biology" An advanced upper division course, co-taught with Massimo
Pigliucci, Depts. of
Botany and Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. Taught in Fall 2001
Contemporary Philosophy: Davidson, Rorty,
and Hacking" A brief exploration of the relationship between some of
the writings of three contemporary philosophers for advanced graduate
students. Taught in Fall 1999 at UTK.
Philosophy and Literature of Existentialism and Post-Modernism," with
Stephen Käufer. A co-taught course
for advanced undergraduate philosophy majors, on the relationship
between literature and two major philosophical movements. Taught in the
Philosophy Department of Stanford University, Spring 1996.
of Genes: The Heritability of I.Q. and Other Issues" A small seminar
for advanced undergraduates on the relationship between political
issues and issues in philosophy of biology. Taught in the Philosophy
Department of Stanford University, Spring 1995
Perception and Belief" A small seminar for advanced undergraduate
students on epistemological issues related to perception. Taught in the
Philosophy Department of Stanford University, Spring 1994.