I am currently working on the following topics: Stoic Metaphysics, Scope in Stoic Logic, The Stoic Philosophy of Time, The Problem of Future Contingents in Aristotle, Property Theory in Plato, Aristotle's Philosophy of Mathematics.
PHIL 3000 - History of Ancient Philosophy
Spring 2018 / Summer 2018 / Spring 2019 / Summer 2019 / Fall 2019
Survey of selected figures in ancient Greek and Roman philosophy and in medieval philosophy. Philosophers studied may include the pre-Socratics, Plato, Aristotle, the Hellenistic philosophers and such figures as Aquinas and Occam. Explores the larger cultural context that influenced these philosophers and were, in turn, influenced by them. Recommended prerequisite: 6 hours of philosophy coursework.