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James Deitrick

Associate Professor


Irby 301

(501) 450-5592

Fall 2016 Course Schedule

World Philosophies
MWF 11:00-11:50, IRby 311
MWF 1:00-1:50, Irby 311

New and Alternative Religious Movements
TTh 12:15-1:30, Irby 311

Office Hours

MWF 10:00-11:00, 12:30-1:00, and 2:00-2:30
TTh 11:00-12:00

Educational Background
Ph.D. University of Southern California
B.A. Southern California College

Specialty Fields
Religion and Social Ethics, Comparative Ethics

Research Interests
Buddhist Social Ethics
Modern Buddhism
Comparative Philosophy and Religion

Current Focus
Socially Engaged Buddhism
Western Engagements with Buddhist Religious and Philosophical Traditions

Recent Courses
Readings in Chinese Philosophy and Religion, Philosophy of Religion, Asian Philosophy and Religion, Buddhism