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Public invited to participate in professor’s unusual literary project

Hugh LaFollette, Ph.D., and the International Encyclopedia of Ethics

Hugh LaFollette, Ph.D., and the International Encyclopedia of Ethics.

Have you ever wondered what goes into writing and publishing a book? Have you ever wanted to write and publish your own book? Now is your chance. The public is invited to participate in an exciting literary project by USF St. Petersburg Philosophy Professor Hugh LaFollette, Ph.D. LaFollette, the USFSP Marie and Leslie E. Cole Chair in Ethics, is seeking … Continue reading

Ethics lecture to focus on moral dilemma of political reconciliation

Colleen Murphy, associate professor of philosophy at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Colleen Murphy, associate professor of philosophy at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Colleen Murphy, associate professor of philosophy at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, will give a public lecture titled, “Reconciling With Former Oppressors,” April 2 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in Davis Hall 130 at USF St. Petersburg. It is free and open to the public. Murphy is the author of A Moral Theory of Political Reconciliation. Her lecture, co-sponsored … Continue reading

Ethics professor’s six-year labor culminates with International Encyclopedia of Ethics

Hugh LaFollette, Ph.D., and the International Encyclopedia of Ethics

Hugh LaFollette, Ph.D., and the International Encyclopedia of Ethics.

Hugh LaFollette, Ph.D., the Marie and Leslie E. Cole Chair of Ethics at USF St. Petersburg, is editor-in-chief of the newly published International Encyclopedia of Ethics, considered the most comprehensive, authoritative print and electronic ethics resource available. The nine-volume encyclopedia, published by Wiley-Blackwell, is the culmination of six years of work by LaFollette, professor of philosophy in the College of … Continue reading