Items in this collection are public presentations made by Department of Philosophy faculty, staff, and students, either alone or as co-authors, and which may or may not have been published in an alternate format. Items may contain more than one file type.

Recent Submissions

  • Darwin's Mystery of Mysteries 

    Ariew, André (2009)
    Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Missouri-Columbia, Andre Ariew, delivers a lecture on Charles Darwin's heroes and inspirations in the fields of ...
  • How Game Theory explains stupid behavior 

    Ernst, Zachary (2010)
    MU Department of Philosophy Associate Professor Zachary Ernst delivers a summary explanation of Game Theory and it's influence on human behavior.
  • Why Humans Do What They Do: Interdisciplinary Research on Realistic Decision Making 

    O'Brien, Michael J. (Michael John), 1950-; Melnyk, Andrew, 1962-; Bettencourt, Ann; Mandy, David M. (2010)
    MU has enormous potential to be the site of path-breaking interdisciplinary research on the topic of realistic decision making. Not only is this research a basic component of human life science, it also has clear application ...