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Dr. Jeffrey Hanson talk at Collin College Spring Creek Campus on Plato and Work

April 26, 2017

 

"Plato and the Philosophy of Work"

The Philosophy department at Collin College Spring Creek Campus is pleased to present speaker Dr. Jeffrey Hanson, research associate from Harvard University, in the Program of Integrative Knowledge and Human Flourishing. 

 In this presentation Dr. Hanson will provide some historical analysis on Plato’s philosophical ideas about work and the effect his views about banausic or “blue-collar” work had on society during his time and how his philosophical ideas still ruminate with us today.  

The

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Tyler VanderWeele speaks on "Associations between religious service attendance and mortality, depression, and suicide: Is it causal? What are the mechanisms?"

March 24, 2017

Tyler VanderWeele speaks on "Associations between religious service attendance and mortality, depression, and suicide: Is it causal? What are the mechanisms?" Keynote Address at the Conference on Medicine and Religion. March 24-26, 2017. Houston, TX.

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Dr Hanson talks on Mockingcast Podcast about Kierkegaard

March 24, 2017

 

Episode 84: Episode 84: Fear and Trembling

"Our guest this week is Jeffrey Hanson, author of "Kierkegaard and the Life of Faith: The Aesthetic, the Ethical, and the Religious in 'Fear and Trembling'". Then the roundtable talks Yik Yak, the breeding grounds of resentment and more Melissa Febos. Special Guest: Jeffrey Hanson."

 

Available at: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/episode-84-episode-84-fear-and-trembling/id1224964658?i=1000384162786&mt=2

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Dr Hanson Presents on Kierkegaard at SKC Annual Conference 2016 in Copenhagen

August 21, 2016

Dr Hanson presents "Fear and Trembling’s Actual Ideal: Existentially Integrating the Aesthetic, the Ethical, and the Religious" at the SKC Annual Conference 2016, which is devoted to Kierkegaard’s existential thinking. 

Dr Hanson's paper is on how Kierkegaard’s Fear and Trembling can be successfully read as an integration of the three stages into a single existential ideal that is commended to the text’s readers as the

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