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Dr. Ken Parsons
Associate Professor of Philosophy
Director, Center for Global Studies & Social Justice

Dr. Parsons is an Associate Professor of Philosophy and the Director for the Center for Global Studies & Social Justice. He joined the department in August 2008 from his previous teaching positions at Central Michigan University (2007-08) and SUNY-Monroe Community College in Rochester, NY (2005-07). His research currently focuses on philosophical problems of how we represent phenomena of violence and how we exercise moral judgments about it, in particular as these problems relate to mass violence & genocide. He teaches a variety of philosophy and interdisciplinary courses (in collaboration with faculty in Music, Media & Film Studies, and Social Work).

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