University of Edinburgh scholar to deliver lecture Tuesday

by Dennis Brown

David Carr, professor of philosophy of education at the University of Edinburgh, will deliver a lecture at 12:15 p.m. Tuesday (March 27) in Room 119 O’Shaughnessy Hall at the University of Notre Dame.p. Titled “Moral and Personal Identity,” the lecture is free and open to the public and can be obtained in advance in Room 338 O’Shaughnessy.p. Carr is the author of “Educating the Virtues” and “Professionalism and Ethical Issues in Teaching” as well as numerous philosophical and educational papers. He also edited “Education, Knowledge and Truth” and coedited “Virtue Ethics and Moral Education.”p. Carr is secretary of the Scottish Branch of the British Philosophy of Education Society, a fellow of the American Philosophy of Education Society, and a member of the Scots Philosophical Club.p. The lecture is sponsored by Notre Dame’s Center for Ethics and Culture, Jacques Maritain Center and Department of Philosophy.

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