Thomas Feeney

Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Degree
PhD, Yale University (2016)
MPhil & MA, Yale University (2012)
MA, University of Notre Dame (2008)
MSt. in Jewish Studies, Oxford University (2005)
Office
JRC 215
Phone
(651) 962-5394
Fax
(651) 962-5340
Mail
University of St. Thomas, JRC 241
2115 Summit Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55105

Areas of Specialty
Early Modern Philosophy, Metaphysics

Areas of Competence
Medieval Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion, Logic

Publication
"Compossibility and the Unity of the Will in Leibniz." In: Leibniz: Compossibility and Possible Worlds. The New Synthese Historical Library (Book 75). Edited by Gregory Brown and Yual Chiek Springer, 2016.

Summer 2018 Courses

Summer 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
PHIL 115 - W06 Philosophy of Human Person - T - R - - - 1730 - 2130 MCH 231

Days of Week:

- T - R - - -

Time of Day:

1730 - 2130

Location:

MCH 231

Course Registration Number:

30381 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Thomas D. Feeney

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Fall 2018 Courses

Fall 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
PHIL 115 - W40 HONORS: Phil. of Human Person M - W - F - - 0815 - 0920 MHC 207

Days of Week:

M - W - F - -

Time of Day:

0815 - 0920

Location:

MHC 207

Course Registration Number:

42722 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Thomas D. Feeney

An examination of fundamental conceptions of the human person in ancient, medieval and modern philosophy. Possible topics include: the existence and immortality of the human soul, free will and determinism, the immateriality of the intellect, the relationship between mind and body, and the relevance of different conceptions of the human person for ethics and religion. Attention is given to relevant issues of human diversity. The development of logical and critical thinking receives special attention. This course, with PHIL 214, fulfills the Moral and Philosophical Reasoning requirement in the core curriculum.

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J-Term 2019 Courses

J-Term 2019 Courses
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