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 2015

  • Environmental Ethics (ENVS 2448)
  • History, Freedom, and Reason (PHIL 2100)
  • Environmental Ethics (PHIL 2358)


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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.