Ruth J. Sample

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
Phone: (603) 862-3074
Office: Philosophy, Hamilton Smith Hall, Durham, NH 03824
Ruth Sample

Education

  • Ph.D., Art, University of Pittsburgh
  • Ph.D., Arts and Sciences, University of Pittsburgh
  • B.A., Philosophy, Oberlin College

Research Interests

  • Early Modern philosophy
  • Ethics
  • Feminism
  • Social and political philosophy

Courses Taught

  • PHIL 401: Introduction to Philosophy
  • PHIL 430: Ethics and Society
  • PHIL 436: Social & Political Philosophy
  • PHIL 440: Honors/Who Are You?
  • PHIL 510: Philosophy and Feminism
  • PHIL 530: Ethics
  • PHIL 580: Modern Phil Descartes to Kant

Selected Publications

Sample, R. J. (2005). Book ReviewsDaniel Little, . The Paradox of Wealth and Poverty: Mapping the Ethical Dilemmas of Global Development .Boulder, CO: Westview, 2003. Pp. 283. $85.00 (cloth); $29.00 (paper).. Ethics, 116(1), 238-242. doi:10.1086/454381

Sample, R. J. (2003). Gender in the mirror: Cultural imagery and women's agency.. ETHICS, 113(3), 708-711. doi:10.1086/345635