The Department of Philosophy Dissertations and Theses Series is comprised of dissertations and theses authored by Marquette University's Department of Philosophy doctoral and master's students.

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Submissions from 1991

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On the nature of psychological knowledge: An analysis of the models of behaviorism, cognitivism, and phenomenology, George Leroy Raine

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The meaning of subjectivity in a technological society: Jacques Ellul's view of man as dialogic agent, Daryl James Wennemann

Submissions from 1990

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The principle of double effect: Conditions and applications, Mark William Barber

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The metaphysics of affectivity and ethical responsibility, Anthony Francis Beavers

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The development of the concept of liberty in British philosophy from 1640 to 1863: Hobbes, Locke and Mill, Paul Wilson Chamberlain

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Heidegger and the principle of contradiction, Marianne Lucia Fulop

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Computerizing Aristotle's categories, Christopher Edward Lewis

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The distinction between phenomena and noumena and Kant's attempt to retain freedom, David J. Meinholz

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Meditations on the will: A critical exposition and analysis of Rene Descartes' theory of the will, James Matthew Petrik

Submissions from 1989

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The first principles of natural law: A study of the moral theories of Aristotle and Saint Thomas Aquinas, Maria Theresa Carl

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The priority of responsibility in the ethical philosophy of Emmanuel Levinas, Robert Dennis Walsh

Submissions from 1988

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Kierkegaard on anxiety and despair: An analysis of "The Concept of Anxiety" and "The Sickness Unto Death", Gregory R. Beabout

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The concept of the unity of the person in the thought of Karol Wojtyla (Pope John Paul II), Stephen John Heaney

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Gabriel Marcel's critique of the Thomist proofs for God's existence, Anne Mercedes Maloney

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Law as an interpretive concept: A study of the legal philosophy of Ronald Dworkin, Kevin Edward Sullivan

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Freedom and volition in St. Thomas Aquinas, Mike Wolfkiel

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Poetry and its victim : reflections on Republic X, Bradley Paul Wronski

Submissions from 1987

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HUMAN NATURE AND 'EUDAIMONIA' IN ARISTOTLE, Don Thomas Asselin

Theses/Dissertations from 1986

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Happiness as self-appreciation in Aristotle'[s] Ethics, Valerie J. Petropoulos

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DECONSTRUCTION, PRAXIS AND THE CONCEPT OF SELF, KEITH CHARLES PHEBY

Submissions from 1985

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'EXPERIENCE' IN WILLIAM JAMES AS A STARTING POINT FOR THEOLOGY, James Michael Bergin

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HEGEL'S CONCEPT OF PROPERTY, RICHARD A DAVIS

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GOODMAN AND THE SEMIOTIC THEORY OF ART (AESTHETICS, SYMBOLISM), LOWELL EMERSON HERR

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THE IMPERFECTION OF WOMAN IN THOMAS'S DOCTRINE OF WOMAN (ARISTOTLE, AUGUSTINE), RICHARD J MCGOWAN

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SIMONE WEIL: CONTRIBUTIONS TOWARD A CRITIQUE OF SCIENCE (SOCIAL OPPRESSION, RELIGION VS. SCIENCE, FRANCE), JANE MARIE PRATT

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Human eternity in sensory and intellectual operations and the meaning of time according to the philosophical principles of St. Thomas Aquinas and his Aristotelian inheritance, Michael J. Sweeney

Submissions from 1984

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EMPIRICAL SCIENCE AND THE FOUNDATIONS OF CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY, Ronald Jude Bombardi

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THE DEFINITION OF THE HUMAN SOUL IN THE "COMMENTARY ON THE SENTENCES OF PETER LOMBARD" BY PETER OF TARANTASIA, O.P, EMANUEL CARMEL BUTTIGIEG

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THE DISINTEGRATION OF DIVINE ILLUMINATION THEORY IN THE FRANCISCAN SCHOOL, 1285-1300: PETER OF TRABES, RICHARD OF MIDDLETON, WILLIAM OF WARE, PATRICK JAMES DOYLE

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SARTRE'S THEORY OF HUMAN RELATIONS IN "BEING AND NOTHINGNESS" AND THE "CRITIQUE OF DIALECTICAL REASON" (FRANCE), LISA ANN HERMES

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THE CORRECTNESS OF NAMES: PLATO'S OWN "NATURE" THESIS IN THE "CRATYLUS", MICHAEL D PALMER

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FREEDOM AND NECESSITY IN THE METAPHYSICS OF LEIBNIZ (CONTINGENCY, POSSIBLE WORLDS), MARK SCHERSTEN

Submissions from 1983

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THE ONTOLOGICAL CONNECTION BETWEEN NIETZSCHE'S WILL TO POWER AND ETERNAL RETURN, Thomas Anthony Baker

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PEIRCE'S SEMIOTIC APPROACH TO MIND, VINCENT MICHAEL COLAPIETRO

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HOMO SPECTANS AND HOMO PARTICEPS: THE NON-OPTICAL PHILOSOPHY OF GABRIEL MARCEL, WILLIAM NICHOLAS COONEY

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THE DEVELOPMENT OF FR. BERNARD LONERGAN'S THOUGHT ON THE NOTION OF CONVERSION, MICHAEL LEONARD RENDE

Submissions from 1982

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THE PHENOMENOLOGY OF INTERSUBJECTIVITY: HUSSERL AND AFTER, THOMAS ARTHUR MICHAUD

Submissions from 1981

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KARL MARX ON PROPERTY, THOMAS WILLIAM KEYES

Submissions from 1980

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THE NATURAL LAW AND THE DECALOGUE IN ST. THOMAS AQUINAS AND BLESSED JOHN DUNS SCOTUS, WILLIAM PATRICK LEE

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LOGICAL POSSIBILITY AND NECESSARY TRUTH: THE VIEWPOINT FROM AN INTENTIONAL LOGIC, DOUGLAS BRUCE RASMUSSEN

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Freedom and Value: an inquiry into the possibility of a sartrean ethic, K. S. Walters

Submissions from 1979

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THE LIMITS OF REALISM IN THE PHILOSOPHY OF G.E. MOORE, DAVID O'CONNOR

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Is Socrates' first speech in the Phaedrus a portrait of Socratic ignorance?, Jerome Palms

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MIND AND MINDLIKE BEHAVIOR, JOHN MATTHEW PLECNIK

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Hume's two "Definitions" of "Cause": a different interpretation, Jane Marie Pratt

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KARL MARX'S SCIENTIFIC METHOD IN THE "CRITIQUE OF HEGEL'S 'PHILOSOPHY OF RIGHT'", BARBARA EILEEN WALL

Submissions from 1978

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SPINOZA'S CONCEPT OF THE STATE AND POLITICAL AUTHORITY, DOUGLAS JOHN DEN UYL

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THE "DE ANIMA" OF ALEXANDER OF APHRODISIAS: A TRANSLATION AND COMMENTARY, ATHANASIOS P FOTINIS

Submissions from 1977

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C. A. CAMPBELL'S DEFENCE OF FREE WILL, JOHN PETER CARMICHAEL

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The self in John Dewey's Empirical naturalism, Vincent Michael Colapietro 1950-

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The ontological proof in Benedict de Spinoza's Ethica, Christine M. Hassler

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A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF THE INITIAL CONDITION IN HEGEL'S "PHENOMENOLOGY OF SPIRIT.", VOLKER HERMAN KRIEGISCH

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A COMPARISON OF THE EFFECTS OF TWO PROGRAMS OF ELEMENTARY PHYSICAL EDUCATION ON THE SELF-CONCEPT, KNOWLEDGE OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND PHYSICAL FITNESS OF THIRD-GRADE CHILDREN, LAURA LEE LILLIAN LUEBKE

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HEGEL'S CONCEPT OF SCIENCE, THOMAS HENRY LUTZOW

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TOWARD A THOMISTIC PHILOSOPHY OF DEATH: THE NATURAL COGNITION OF THE SEPARATED SOUL, MARY FRANCES ROUSSEAU

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Freedom in the social contract state, Michael J. Whalen

Submissions from 1976

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THE DOCTRINE OF MAN'S SELF-AFFIRMATION AS INDIVIDUAL PERSON IN THE PHILOSOPHICAL THEOLOGY OF PAUL TILLICH, John Martin Barbee

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A MOVE TO POSITIVE HUMAN RELATIONSHIPS: SARTRE TO DE BEAUVOIR, LINDA MARIE HANSEN

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A THEOLOGY OF WORK AND ITS IMPLICATIONS FOR COUNSELING, THOMAS J NOVAK

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THE MEANING OF "REAL" ACCORDING TO BERNARD LONERGAN, CARL ARTHUR ZENO

Theses/Dissertations from 1975

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Nietzsche's dialectic of suffering, Thomas Anthony Baker

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AN INTERPRETATION OF NIETZSCHE'S OVERMAN, JAMES JOSEPH CONLON

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THE PHILOSOPHY OPERATIVE IN CONTEMPORARY HUMANISTIC PSYCHOLOGY--KNOWING AND WILLING IN ALLPORT, MASLOW AND ROGERS, ANNE MARIE KEYES

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AN ONTOLOGY OF HUMAN ACTING: PERSON AND COMMUNITY IN THE PHILOSOPHY OF JOSEPH DE FINANCE, S.J, JOHN KENNEDY PUGH

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Descartes on error in the understanding and the senses, Daniel Anthony Silvestri

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The concept of Eros in Sigmund Freud, Nicholas George Studzinski

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FISIS, NOMOS, AND ELEFTHERIA: THE CONCEPT OF NATURE AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF GREEK POLITICAL THEORY, PAMELA RIESEN SYTKOWSKI

Theses/Dissertations from 1974

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St. Albert's Use of Alfarabi's Intellectus Adeptus, Frederick B. McCullough Jr.

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PROVING THE EXISTENCE OF GOD: INFERENCE OR INTUITION? A STUDY OF THE COSMOLOGICAL THEISM OF E. L. MASCALL, JOHN MANION PETERKIN

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WITTGENSTEIN'S NOTION OF DESCRIPTION: FROM LOGIC TO GRAMMAR, BLANCHE LILLIE KOLAR PREMO

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Evil as a necessary aspect of human development, Tim Riordan 1948-

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'Essence' and 'equivalence': Merleau-Ponty's The Visible and the invisible, Dennis R. Rose

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The institution of being in Jacques Maritain, Denis A. Scrandis

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URBAN'S THEORY OF VALUE AND ITS RELATION TO ETHICAL OBLIGATION, JOHN WILLIAM STERGIADES

Submissions from 1973

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CAUSALITY AND CONSCIOUSNESS IN SARTRE'S THEORY OF KNOWLEDGE, STEPHEN ANTHONY DINAN

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THE CHRISTIAN METAPHYSICS OF GERARD SMITH, S.J, EMERINE FRANCES GLOWIENKA

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ALTERED STATES OF CONSCIOUSNESS: A PHILOSOPHICAL ANALYSIS OF THEIR PSYCHOLOGICAL, ONTOLOGICAL, AND RELIGIOUS SIGNIFICANCE, THOMAS A. KERNS

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THE PHILOSOPHICAL IMPLICATIONS OF JEAN PIAGET'S THEORY OF MENTAL OPERATIONS, JAMES MATTEA

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THE SIGNIFICANCE OF "NEED" IN THE PHILOSOPHY OF KARL MARX, WILLIAM TIMOTHY O'HARE

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The general rational method and panentheism of Charles Hartshorne, Eugene G. Rohlman

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Does Michael Polanyi's theory of tacit knowing support a moral theory?, Lana Kay Sammet

Theses/Dissertations from 1972

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The origin and union of the human soul with the body in the Commentary on the Sentences of Peter Lombard, Emanuel Carmel Buttigieg

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GOOD REASONS IN ETHICS: A CRITICAL EVALUATION, ANTHONY MICHAEL CAMELE

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EMMANUEL MOUNIER'S PERSONALIST VIEW OF HISTORY, EILEEN CANTIN

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DESCARTES AND HIS ENCOUNTER WITH THE SCEPTICAL DRAGON, DONALD ALAN CRESS

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SENSE, NONSENSE, AND SENSELESSNESS: AN ESSAY IN THE CONTINUITY OF THE THOUGHT OF LUDWIG WITTGENSTEIN, LOWELL ALVERSON DUNLAP

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METAPHYSICAL PRESUPPOSITIONS OF THE EGO-CENTRIC PREDICAMENT IN THE OPERATIONAL ANALYSIS OF P. W. BRIDGMAN, CARL D KOBELJA

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The various levels of unity in the thought of Gordon W. Allport, John P. Kowalski

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The role of the grundnorm in Hans Kelsen's pure theory of law, J. A. Henry Paquin

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An analysis of Ralph Barton Perry's theory of the relation between descriptive and normative statements, Kenneth G. Stofft

Submissions from 1971

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SUBJECTIVITY IN THE MONISM OF MERLEAU-PONTY, MARYANNE JOSEPHINE BERTRAM

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The doctrine of divine ideas according to Saint Thomas Aquinas, John Andrew Golub

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The notion of true love as seen in Søren Kierkegaard's Either/or and Works of love, Susan M. Kerr

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The open-textured concept and real definition: Creative tension in aesthetics, Melvin L. Mrochinski

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HANS REICHENBACH'S PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE AND EPISTEMOLOGY: A STUDY OF THEIR INTERRELATIONSHIP, EUGENE EDWARD SELK

Submissions from 1970

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ETERNITY AND TIME AS PREDICATED OF GOD, ANGELS, AND MEN, ROBERT EMMET COLLINS

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THE NOTION OF NATURE IN THE CORPUSCULAR PHILOSOPHY OF ROBERT BOYLE, MARGARET ELLEN CROWLEY

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On the need for a noetic step between sensation and intellectual judgement of a corporeal object in St. Augustine's teachings, Sebastian J. Geraci

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BERTRAND RUSSELL'S THEORY OF EMPIRICISM: AN ANALYSIS OF HIS LATER WORKS, JOHN ARTHUR GIGUERE

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THE EPISTEMOLOGY OF C. D. BROAD, JAMES DANIEL GUILFOIL