Gary M. Atkinson

Professor of Philosophy
Degree
Ph.D., Duke University
Office
JRC 245
Phone
(651) 962-5370
Toll Free
(800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5370
Fax
(651) 962-5340
Mail
University of St. Thomas, JRC 241
2115 Summit Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55105

Gary Atkinson's principal interests are in Platonic and Aristotelian metaphysics, philosophy of nature, and ethics.  He has recently authored a book "Socrates' Search for Moral Truth" which defends the existence of moral knowledge and delineates the traits necessary to gain that knowledge. 

Fall 2017 Courses

Fall 2017 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
LATN 495 - I1 Individual Study - - - - - - - -
CRN: 43527 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Gary M. Atkinson

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PHIL 214 - 01 Introductory Ethics M - W - F - - 0815 - 0920 JRC 126
CRN: 40238 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Gary M. Atkinson An inquiry into the rational foundations and methods of ethics, with attention to the application of ethical principles to areas of personal conduct, institutional behavior and public policy, and diversity within and across cultures. This course, with PHIL 115, fulfills the Moral and Philosophical Reasoning requirement in the core curriculum. Prerequisite: PHIL 115 NOTE: Students who receive credit for PHIL 214 may not receive credit for PHIL 215.

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PHIL 214 - 03 Introductory Ethics M - W - F - - 0935 - 1040 JRC 126
CRN: 41661 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Gary M. Atkinson An inquiry into the rational foundations and methods of ethics, with attention to the application of ethical principles to areas of personal conduct, institutional behavior and public policy, and diversity within and across cultures. This course, with PHIL 115, fulfills the Moral and Philosophical Reasoning requirement in the core curriculum. Prerequisite: PHIL 115 NOTE: Students who receive credit for PHIL 214 may not receive credit for PHIL 215.

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J-Term 2018 Courses

J-Term 2018 Courses
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Spring 2018 Courses

Spring 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
PHIL 214 - 01 Introductory Ethics M - W - F - - 0815 - 0920 JRC 126
CRN: 20236 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Gary M. Atkinson An inquiry into the rational foundations and methods of ethics, with attention to the application of ethical principles to areas of personal conduct, institutional behavior and public policy, and diversity within and across cultures. This course, with PHIL 115, fulfills the Moral and Philosophical Reasoning requirement in the core curriculum. Prerequisite: PHIL 115 NOTE: Students who receive credit for PHIL 214 may not receive credit for PHIL 215.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
PHIL 214 - 03 Introductory Ethics M - W - F - - 0935 - 1040 JRC 126
CRN: 22209 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Gary M. Atkinson An inquiry into the rational foundations and methods of ethics, with attention to the application of ethical principles to areas of personal conduct, institutional behavior and public policy, and diversity within and across cultures. This course, with PHIL 115, fulfills the Moral and Philosophical Reasoning requirement in the core curriculum. Prerequisite: PHIL 115 NOTE: Students who receive credit for PHIL 214 may not receive credit for PHIL 215.

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