Loyola University Maryland

Philosophy Department

Dale E. Snow

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Office: HU T 050G


  • B.A., Clark University, Worcester, MA  1976
  • Graduated with High Honors in Philosophy
  • M.A., Emory University, Atlanta GA  1977
  • Ph.D., Emory University, Atlanta GA  1984

Areas of Specialization

  • German Idealism
  • History of Modern Philosophy
  • Feminism

Recent Courses Taught

  • PL 201: Foundations of Philosophy
  • PL 232: Nature and Gender
  • HN 300: Honors Ethics
  • PL 302: General Ethics
  • PL 316: Media Ethics
  • PL 337: Philosophy and Feminism
  • PL 373: Philosophy/The Enlightenment
  • PL 377: Kant’s Moral Philosophy
  • PL 381: German Idealism
  • LS 601: Guilt and Innocence
  • LS 743: We Are What We Eat

Selected Publications

  • "System des transzendentalen Idealismus," The Literary Encyclopedia, published July 25, 2005. http://www.litencyc.com/php/sworks.php?rec=true&UID=11163 
  • “"Pinkard on the Legacy of German Idealism," Bulletin of the Hegel Society of Great Britain, Vol. 49/50, 2004.
  • "Simpsonian Sexual Politics," in The Simpsons and Philosophy, ed. Irwin, Skoble and Conard, Open Court, 2001). Co-authored with James Snow.
  • Schelling and the End of Idealism, Albany: State University of New York Press, 1996.
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Mavis Biss

Mavis Biss, Ph.D., associate professor of philosophy, employs contemporary issues and the Jesuit mission to educate her students on philosophy and history