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William E. Young


William Young

R. Lance Factor Endowed Associate Professor of Philosophy

2 East South Street

Galesburg, IL 61401-4999



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R. Lance Factor Endowed Professorship in Philosophy

William Young

Years at Knox: 1992 to present

Ph.D., 1992, University of Notre Dame.
B.A., 1976, University of Rhode Island.

Teaching Interests
Philosophies of feminism, moral life in literature, existentialism, modern philosophy, philosophy of science, postmodernism, philosophy and fantasy, symbolic logic.

Selected Professional Accomplishments

Knox Faculty Development Award, 1998.

"Morality at Sea." The Journal of Philosophy and Literature. Forthcoming.

"Resentment and Impartiality." Southern Journal of Philosophy, 1998.

Campus & Community Involvement
Executive Committee of the Faculty, Knox College.

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