The Department of Philosophy at UCF offers undergraduate and graduate programs in humanities & cultural studies, philosophy, religion & cultural studies, cognitive sciences and ethics.

Our faculty and students pursue knowledge in diverse disciplines. Our programs emphasize the theoretical skills and knowledge to engage with complex issues of our time and provide a foundation for the pursuit of professional and academic goals in many fields including teaching, law, publishing, non-profit management, information and technology.

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We offer programs at both the graduate and undergraduate level as well as courses for majors and non-majors alike.

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Upcoming Events

On his first semester after taking a research sabbatical, Dr. Bruce Janz will be sharing his research and upcoming project in this talk. Abstract: This session will serve two purposes. First, I will give an overview of the book I have been working on…

The Religion and Cultural Studies Program will be cohosting a film series with the UCF Library, to explore Religion and Sexuality through the film medium.  The last film of the series is Fish Out of Water: Inspired by the experience of coming out…

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RECENT FACULTY PUBLICATIONS

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Cyrus Ali Zargar
The Polished Mirror: Storytelling and the Pursuit of Virtue in Islamic Philosophy and Sufism. London: Oneworld.
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Michael Strawser
Kierkegaard's God and the Good Life. Co-edited with J. Aaron Simmons and Stephen Minister. Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press, 2017.
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Nancy A. Stanlick
Stanlick, Nancy A., ed. The Essential Leviathan. Indianapolis: Hackett, 2016.

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