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Dr. R. James Long

Professor of Philosophy
rjlong@fairfield.edu
o: Donnarumma Hall Rm 310
p: x2856

 

B.A., Saint Mary’s College
M.S.L., Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies
Ph.D., University of Toronto, Canada

Current Research Interests

I am especially interested in the inchoate intellectual tradition at Oxford (1st half of the 13th century) in both the Arts and theology faculties. My focus is on the editing of unedited texts and the explication of such texts within the context of scholastic thought.

Courses Taught

  1. LA 210: Intermediate Latin
  2. LA 211: Readings in Latin Prose&Poetry
  3. PH 10: Questions in Anc/Medieval Phil
  4. PH 101: Introduction to Philosophy
  5. PH 219: Aquinas
  6. PH 220: Philosophy of Religion
  7. PH 260: Social & Political Philosophy