Location: Bowdoin / Lawrence H. Simon

Philosophy

Lawrence Simon

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Contact Information

lsimon@bowdoin.edu
207-725-3720
Philosophy
ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES
103 Edward Pols House



Spring 2014

  • Advanced Topics in Environmental Philosophy (ENVS 3992)
  • Moral Problems (PHIL 1320)
  • Advanced Topics in Environmental Philosophy (PHIL 3392)


lawrence simon

Education

  • Ph. D. (Boston)
  • M.A./B.A. (Cambridge)
  • A.B. (Oxford)
  • A.B. (Pennsylvania)


 My areas of research and teaching include moral philosophy (metaethics and normative theory), environmental ethics, political philosophy and the philosophy of the social sciences. The main focus of my current research involves the normative aspects of environmental issues, especially questions of justice with regard to climate change and sustainability.