Philosophy

Samuel Kerstein: Dignity and Disability

Philosophy, Humanities Forum Wednesday, April 9 | 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery The annual Barker Lecture is sponsored by the Department of Philosophy and co-sponsored by the Dresher Center for the Humanities. Samuel Kerstein (Ph.D., Columbia University) is professor of Philosophy at the University of Maryland, College Park. His research focuses …

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Medicalization, Justice, and the Definition of Health

Wednesday, April 10, 4:00 p.m. Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery Rebecca Kukla, Kennedy Institute of Ethics and Department of Philosophy, Georgetown University “Medicalization, Justice, and the Definition of Health” Barker Lecture Humanities Forum Sponsored by the Department of Philosophy with support from the Dresher Center for the Humanities Dr. Kukla distinguishes between ‘scientistic’ definitions of …

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