Loyola University Chicago

Department of Philosophy

Social and Political Philosophy

Research Strength

Our offerings in Social-Political Philosophy cover a wide range of figures and perspectives. In addition, many of the courses listed under the Moral Philosophy research strength will also be of interest to students focusing on social-political philosophy.

Typical courses in this research strength include:

  • Marx
  • Hermeneutics and Critical Theory
  • Ethics and Economic Justice
  • Social and Political Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Action
  • Philosophy of Law
  • Philosophical Anthropology
  • Current Philosophical Issues
  • Integrative Seminar

Faculty members who teach regularly in the area of Social-Political Philosophy include:

  • Joy Gordon
  • David B. Ingram
  • Heidi Malm
  • Thomas Regan