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Department of Federated Department of History

Mullan, Joyce M.

Contact Info
Title: PhD
Email: joyce.m.mullan@njit.edu
Office: Cullimore Hall 321
Hours: Thursdays 2:30-3:30
Phone:
Dept: Federated Department of History
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Academic Interests: history, philosophy, political science

Education

Ph.D., Philosophy, Graduate Faculty, New School for Social Research,

M.A., Philosophy, Graduate Faculty, New School for Social Research,

M.A., Political Science, Graduate Faculty, New School for Social Research, Major: Political Theory


Courses I Teach

Not teaching any courses this semester

Teaching

Hist 383 - The Making of Modern Thought The formation of contemporary images of human nature since the mid-19th century. Emphasis on Marx, Darwin, and Freud and their legacy to 20th century thought. Theories of the family, sexuality, and the changing role of women in society are explored.


Research

  • Contemporary and Ancient Political and Moral Philosophy/Theory
  • Comparative Political Theory
  • Cosmopolitianism/Globalism and Patriotism
  • Philosophical Anthropology
  • Philosophy of Education
  • Environmental Ethics
  • The Enlightenment and its historical reversals