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Stock, Timothy

Faculty, Philosophy
Philosophy House (PL) 106
410-677-5073 or ext 75073
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Courses  []

2015 Spring

  • PHIL 101-003 INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY
    Invites students to philosophize, asking and creatively responding to basic questions about human existence which are usually left unasked, e.g., are we free, what is the self, what value should we live for? Three hours per week with enhancement. Meets General Education IIIA or IIIC (Prior to Fall 2008: IB).
  • PHIL 290-001 PROSEMINAR IN PHILOSOPHY
    Careful study of selected important texts in the history of philosophy with the purpose of developing reading and writing skills. Intended to prepare new majors for upper-level courses, required for philosophy majors and recommended for minors. Prerequisite: Students must have declared a major or minor in Philosophy. Three hours per week with enhancement.
  • PHIL 408-001 METAPHYSICS
    Examines a variety of philosophical theories which propose a portrait of reality as a whole and are evaluated in terms of their ability to respond to ultimate questions we raise about being, matter and the absolute. Considers whether it is possible for us to achieve a comprehensive knowledge of reality. Cannot receive credit for both PHIL 306 and 408. Prerequisite: Two philosophy courses or consent of instructor. Three hours per week with enhancement.

2015 Fall

  • PHIL 101-006 INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY
    Invites students to philosophize, asking and creatively responding to basic questions about human existence which are usually left unasked, e.g., are we free, what is the self, what value should we live for? Three hours per week with enhancement. Meets General Education IIIA or IIIC (Prior to Fall 2008: IB).
  • PHIL 317-001 19TH CENTURY PHILOSOPHY
    A study of various philosophical movements and figures within 19th-century Europe. Explores questions of progress, history and moral change, and contrasts systematic, hermeneutical and creative philosophical methodologies. Special emphasis on post-Kantian philosophy and Hegel. Prerequisite: One philosophy course or permission of instructor. Three hours per week with enhancement.
  • PHIL 325-001 PHILOSOPHY OF RELIGION
    Promotes understanding of religious experience by focusing on a variety of its aspects, such as worship, prayer, vocation, mysticism, secularity and the encounter with evil. Prerequisite: One philosophy course or consent of instructor. Three hours per weekwith enhancement.
  • PHIL 490-004 INDEPENDENT STUDY
    Tutorial course in a specific problem of philosophy, a particular philosopher or a particular period of philosophy. Open to junior and senior students, conditional on faculty member’s consent. May be repeated for credit with faculty approval. Up to three hours per week with enhancement.

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Awards, Scholarship & Creative Works:  []

Article(s)

Stock, T. 
(January 17th, 2014). 
The pedagogy of attrition. 
The Chronicle of Higher Education, 
B16. 

Presentations

Stock, T. (2014). Feasting during a plague: Henry Darger's "Into the realms of the unreal" as wickedness and enjoyment. Presented at the North American Levinas Society, Ocean City, MD.
Stock, T. (2014). The theater and the dead: On the work of recollection between aesthetics and religion. Presented at the Soren Kierkegaard Research Center, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Stock, T. (2009). Amphibology is a funny thing to say. Presented at the annual meeting of the North American Levinas Society. Presented at North American Levinas Society, Jackman Center for the Humanities, University of Toronto.

Book Chapters

Stock, T. (2014). Captain Scipio: The recollection of Phisters portrayal as the comic par excellence. Kierkegaard's Literary Figures and Motifs. (pp.89-94.) Aldershot, England: Ashgate Press.
Stock, T. (2013). Love's Hidden Laugh: On jest, earnestness and Socratic "indirection" in Kierkegaard's "Praising Love". Schulz, Helko, Jon Stewart, and Karl Verstrynge   (Eds.), Kierkegaard Studies Yearbook (307-324.) Berlin, Germany:  DeGruyter.
Stock, T. (2009). The waters of metaphysics. J. Knechtel (Eds.), Alphabet city: Water. Boston, MA: MIT Press.

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