John van Ingen

Associate Professor of Philosophy
Degree
Ph.D., University of Chicago
Mail
University of St. Thomas, JRC 241
2115 Summit Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55105

Education
Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1989
M.A., University of Chicago, 1968

Areas of Specialization and Competence
Ethical Theory
Philosophy of Moral Education
Kant's Practical Philosophy
Political Philosophy
Modern Philosophy, Descartes to Kant

Current Research Interests
Kant's contribution to moral development and moral education, the end in itself and human dignity in Kant's ethics. 

Publications include the 1994 book Why Be Moral?: The Egoistic Challenge.  
Developed course Phil 353, "Machiavelli, Hobbes, Nietzsche." 
In the Spring of 2007 teaching "Nietzsche's Attack on Kant."

Fall 2019 Courses

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