Recent M.A. Theses

      • Tate Williams. Theodicy and the Interpersonal Problem of Evil (2021). Supervisor: C Still.

      • Ngoba Josephine Johnson.  A Kantian Elaboration of Braithwaite's Restorative Justice: Dispelling Illusions (2020). Supervisor: M Jenkins.

      • Stephen Brown.  An Augustinian Defence of the Rational Coherence of Creatio ex nihilo (2020). Supervisor: J Liptay

      • Viktor Fedorko.  Spinoza’s Nomolous Monism: A Comparison of Spinoza and Donald Davidson’s Philosophy of Mind (2019). Supervisor: Dwayne Moore.

      • Meisam Mirzaee. Universal: They Argue, Therefore I Am (2018). Supervisor: Peter Alward.

      • Sareh Shojaei. The Role of Religious Reasons in the Public Sphere: A Debate between John Rawls and Nicholas Wolterstorff (2018). Supervisor: Susan Dieleman.

      • Stephen Bagwell. An Examination of “Life” in Aristotle Concerning the Distinction Between βίος (Bios) and ζωή (Zoe) (2018). Supervisor: Daniel Regnier.

      • Ferdinand Gemoh. A Philosophical Justification of Indigenous Rights in Postcolonial Africa: A Case Study of the Republic of Kenya (2017). Supervisor: Rob Hudson

      • Derek Sutherland. The Possibility of a Non-Anthropocentric Notion of Environmental Sustainability (2017). Supervisor: Daniel Regnier.

      • Lyndsay Helfrich. ‘I Wanna Rock’: A Critique of Gender Essentialism in Metal Music Scholarship (2017). Supervisor: Susan Dieleman.

      • Ahmad Ghadyani.The Specter of Relativism: A Critique Of Rosalind Hursthouse's On Virtue Ethics (2016). Supervisor: Daniel Regnier.

      • Marzieh EskandariReasoning from a Tradition-Constituted Ground: MacIntyre's Criticisms of Liberalism (2016). Supervisor: Ria Jenkins.

      • Ryan Meneses. Metaphilosophy: An Inquiry Concerning the Nature of Philosophy (2015). Supervisor: Rob Hudson

      • Will RobbinsScience Fiction is Good for You Too: A Reply to Martha Nussbaum's Theory of Literary Engagement (2015). Supervisor: Emer O'Hagan

      • Brandon MurrayDisjunctivism, Causality and the Objects of Perceptual Experience (2014). Supervisor: Phil Dwyer 

      • Wenona PartridgeWhat’s Form Got to Do with It? A Discussion Of The Role Played By Form In Our Experience Of Art, Viewed Through The Lens Of Modernist Formalism And Conceptual Art (2014). Supervisor: Daniel Regnier.

      • Tom MilneHegel and Human Rights: The Dialectic of Freedom (2011). Supervisor: Daniel Regnier

      • Jeremy SkrzypekOn Defending a Hylomorphic Account of Personal Identity (2011) . Supervisor: Carl Still

      • Corey SawkinsThe Other Side of the Dark Side: Underdetermination and Unconceived Alternatives in Science (2010). Supervisor: Rob Hudson

      • Ian MacDonaldWhy the Ascriber Contextualist Solution to the Sceptical Paradox is Unnecessary(2010). Supervisor: Eric Dayton

      • Jennifer PrimmerContra Chalmers: On Consciousness and Conceivability (2010). Supervisor: Sarah Hoffman

      • Eric ThorneContra Hick: Epistemology of Faith and Belief (2010). Supervisor: Carl Still

      • Adam SopuckTranscendental Idealism and Direct Realism in Kant (2009). Supervisor: Phil Dwyer

      • Jeff SabineIs Music File Sharing Immoral? A Scalar Utilitarian Account (2009). Supervisor: Rob Hudson

      • Mark GroverA Theory of Unified Online Identity (2009). Supervisor: Emer O'Hagan

      • Rachel Loewen WalkerBecoming Queer: From Rhetoric to Rhizomes and Toward an Ethics of Accountability (2008). Supervisor: Leslie Howe

      • Aaron WarrNietzsche on Truth (2008). Supervisor: Eric Dayton

      • Mark NiemiThe Picture of a Paradox: Rule-Following after Wittgenstein and Beyond (2008). Supervisor: Phil Dwyer

      • Diana HeneyOn Belief: A Peircean Account (2008). Supervisor: Eric Dayton

      • Kristin RodierBiologism and Simone de Beauvoir: A Phenomenological Re-reading of “The Givens of Biology” (2007). Supervisor: Leslie Howe

      • Md. NuruzzamanObservability and Scientific Realism (2006). Supervisor: Robert Hudson

      • Vanessa StreiselSearle's Theory of Intentionality: Providing the Foundation for a Naturalized Theory of Consciousness (2005). Supervisor: Karl Pfeifer

      • Paul RossThe Background of Searle’s “Background”: Motives, Anticipations, and Problems (2005). Supervisor: Phil Dwyer

      • Gillian SniderIn Defense of Music's Eternal Nature: On the Pre-eminence of Musica theorica over Musica practica (2005). Supervisor: Eric Dayton

      • Daniel SemPreemption Against Terror: Just War Pacifist Approach (2004). Supervisor: David Crossley

      • Serife TekinNietzsche and Wittgenstein: An Anti-Metaphysical Approach to Existential Meaning(2004). Supervisor: Phil Dwyer

      • Uchenna OsigweThe Environment and Natural Rights (2004). Supervisor: Leslie Howe

      • Rana AhmadValue-Laden Risk Assessment and its Effects on the Regulation of Biotechnology in Canada (2003). Supervisor: Eric Dayton

      • Gladys NeufeldBecoming Divine: Authentic Human Being (2003). Supervisor: Carl Still

      • Stefan IancuQueer Ethics: The Case Against Gender (2003). Supervisor: Leslie Howe

      • Margaret-Ann Kindrachuk. Knowledge and Belief in Plato's Theatetus (2003). Supervisor: David Crossley

      • Kenneth ChungIdentity and Modality (2002). Supervisor: Karl Pfeifer

      • Fred GuerinThe Essential Hermeneutic Tension: An Interpretation of Jürgen Habermas' Between Facts and Norms (2001). Supervisor: David Crossley

      • James ConnollyNormativity and Method in Wittgenstein's Philosophical Investigations (2001). Supervisor: Phil Dwyer

      • Tim ChristieDefence of Common Sense Morality: in Support of Agent-Centred Restrictions Within Scheffler's Hybrid Consequentialism (2000). Supervisor: T.Y. Henderson

      • Wayne TurnerThe Spindle of Necessity: Hannah Arendt's Critique of Plato's Political Philosophy(2000). Supervisor: Kevin Corrigan

      • Gregory JanzenNarrow Representationalism as Externalism (2000). Supervisor: Phil Dwyer

      • Kevin BuzinskiFrom Logical Form to Form of Life: Pursuing Linguistic Meaningfulness (1998). Supervisor: Phil Dwyer

      • Ramsey McNabbInduction, Projection, and Meaning (1998). Supervisor: Phil Dwyer

      • Warren Rutherford'Is That Your Kid? Where's Your Licence?': A Philosophical Perspective on the Right to Procreate (1998). Supervisor: David Crossley