Loyola University Maryland

Philosophy Department

Catriona Hanley

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Associate Professor

Office: HU050Q
410-617-2430
chanley@loyola.edu

Education and Experience

  • B.A., McGill University, 1986
  • M.A., Universite de Montreal, 1990
  • Ph.D., Loyola University Chicago, 1997

Areas of Specialization

  • Ancient Philosophy, esp. Aristotle
  • Continental Philosophy, esp. Heidegger
  • History of Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Peace

Recent Courses Taught

  • PL201: Foundations of Philosophy
  • PL202: Philosophical Perspectives
  • PL382: Existentialism
  • PL346: Philosophy of Peace
  • PL411: Philosophy of Culture
  • PL385:The Thought of Heidegger
  • PL302: General Ethics
  • PL323: Survey of Metaphysics
  • PL360: Epistemology

Selected Publications

  • Aristotle and Levinas on War and Peace: The One Against the Other"  in Levinas and the Ancients (forthcoming)  Indiana University Press 2008, 127-143.
  • "Levinas on Peace and War": appeared in Athena Filosofijos Studijos, Nr. 2, 2006, pp.70-81.
  • "The Atheist and the Foxhole: Aristotle, Heidegger and the Metaphysical Death of God" Philosophy Now, no.37 Aug./Sept. 02.
  • "Excellent  in Theory, Poor in Practice: Aristotle and Heidegger on Intellectual versus Moral Virtues": in Contemporary Philosophy Vol. 24 1&2, 2002.
  • "Force and Dynamism in Aristotle and Heidegger: Becoming what you are ...to Be"; Analecta Husserliana, LXXIV, 2002, 3-18.
  • Aristotle and Heidegger on Being and God: The Role of Method in Thinking the Infinite: (monograph)  Rowman and Littlefield: 2000.
  • "Heidegger on Aristotle's 'Metaphysical' God": Continental Philosophy Review (formerly "Man and World"); vol.32, no.1, 1999.