Jason A. Beyer
Professor of Philosophy and Religious Studies

jason_beyer@ivcc.edu
Email reminder: please let me know what class (and section) you are in

Office: A309    Office phone: 224-0583

B.S. in Philosophy and Psychology (both with honors), cum laude; University of Wisconsin-Parkside, 1995.
M.A. in Philosophy, magna cum laude; Loyola University of Chicago, 1998.
Ph.D. in Philosophy, magna cum laude; Loyola University of Chicago, 2003.

Specializations: Applied Ethics, Philosophy of Religion
Other Recent Areas of Study:
Critical Race Theory, Existentialism, Feminist Philosophy, Formation and Transmission of Western Scriptures, Marxist Philosophy, Nietzsche, Psychology of Human Judgment, Social/Political Philosophy, World Religions

 

Schedule and Office Hours for Summer B 2019 Semester

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Comparative Religion
A331
9:00-10:30
Comparative Religion
A331
9:00-10:30
Comparative Religion
A331
9:00-10:30
Comparative Religion
A331
9:00-10:30
 
office hours
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office hours
10:45-11:30
office hours
10:45-11:30
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10:45-11:30
 
         
         
         
         
         
         

Other office hours, if needed, will be made by appointment

 

Course Information

Contains course description, syllabi for each section currently being offered (or recently offered), course assignments and recommended reading lists for each course.

PHL 1001  Introduction to Philosophy  
PHL 1002  Ethics PHL 1002-75  Honors Ethics
PHL 1003  Philosophy of Religion PHL 1013  Comparative Religion
PHL 1005  Logic  

 

Work Due (Summer 2019)

COURSE/SECTION ASSIGNED WORK DUE DATE
Comparative Religion Independent Research Report on Christianity
Judaism assignment
Tues., July 9th
Thurs., July 11th
   
   

   
     
     

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Other Information and Links

Academic Vita (C.V) Recent Reads
   
In Memoriam Essential Reading for College Students
   
A Treasury of Ornery Philosophers Slavoj Zizek Quotes
Kurt Vonnegut Quotes Woody Allen Quotes
   
Fun Vocabulary Yiddish Vocabulary
   
The Onion The Babylon Bee (something like The Onion but from a religious perspective)
   
BigThink Article on Philosophers You Should Know  
Philosophy Links  
   
Politifact (an independent political fact-checker) Flack Check (an independent source revealing misuse of quotes and statistics by political candidates)
Factcheck (general fact-checking website) Snopes (another general fact-checking website)

last updated 7/9/19