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Jesse S Summers, Lecturing Fellow of Thompson Writing Program and Philosophy    editJesse S Summers

Office Location: 200 Y Art Building
Office Phone: (919) 684-2130
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Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles, 2011

Teaching (Fall 2018):

  • ETHICS 89S.05, First-year seminar (top) Synopsis
    West Duke 107F, TuTh 10:05 AM-11:20 AM; White 107, W 04:40 PM-05:55 PM
  • PHIL 124FS.01, Freedom and moral obligation Synopsis
    Class Bldg 135, TuTh 01:25 PM-02:40 PM

Recent Publications   (More Publications)
  • Summers, JS. "Post hoc ergo propter hoc : some benefits of rationalization." 20.sup1 (March, 2017): 21-36. [doi]
  • Summers, JS. "Rationalizing our Way into Moral Progress." Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 20.1 (February, 2017): 93-104. [doi]
  • Kinghorn, W; Summers, JS; Sinnott-Armstrong, W. "The political science of psychiatric diagnosis: A moral defense of the DSMScrupulous treatment." Philosophy and Psychiatry: Problems, Intersections and New Perspectives. September, 2015: 60-79. [doi]
  • Summers, JS. "Addiction by any other name." Philosophy, Psychiatry and Psychology 22.1 (March, 2015): 49-51.
  • Summers, JS. "What is wrong with addiction." Philosophy, Psychiatry and Psychology 22.1 (March, 2015): 25-40.  [abs]

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