Profile for Samuel Cocks

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Specialty area(s)

19th/20th Century Continental Philosophy, Asian Philosophy (esp. Chinese) & Environmental Philosophy

Current courses at UWL

Introduction to Philosophy (PHL 100)
19th Century Continental Philosophy (PHL 307)
Phenomenology, Existentialism, and Post-Modernism (PHL 323)
Asian Philosophy (PHL 349)
Zen Buddhism (PHL 360)
Confucianism and Daoism (PHL 352)
Environmental Ethics (PHL 341)
Wilderness Philosophy (PHL 425)




Education

BA Philosophy, Christopher Newport University 1995
MA Philosophy, New School for Social Research 2001
Ph.D. Philosophy, New School for Social Research 2008

Kudos

published

Samuel Cocks, Philosophy, and Steven Simpson, Provost's Office, co-authored the chapter "Leisure and the Dao " in The Palgrave Handbook of Leisure Theory published on April 20, 2017 by Palgrave Macmillan UK.

Submitted on: April 21, 2017

presented

Samuel Cocks, Philosophy, presented "Wang Yangming and Being One with Inanimate Objects" at the Wisconsin Philosophical Association's Annual Meeting on April 9, 2016 in Eau Claire, WI.

Submitted on: April 20, 2016

presented

Samuel Cocks, Philosophy, presented "Food Ethics For Real: Ethical Remainder, Grief, Disharmony, and Rectification" at the Viterbo University Conference on Food Ethics on April 15, 2016 in La Crosse, WI.

Submitted on: April 20, 2016