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Alan Rubenstein

Alan Rubenstein

  • Hanson Scholar for Ethical Inquiry At Carleton, Ethic

Introduction

Together with Professor Laurence Cooper, I teach a yearly couse called "Windows on the Good Life." The course offers students a chance to read great texts from Plato, the Bible, and Shakespeare with an eye to their enduring wisdom on questions that impact all of us - Justice, Love, Friendship, Honor, Shame, Piety, and more.

Education & Professional History

At Carleton since 2008.

BA St. Johns College, 2000

Teaching & Research Interests

Highlights & Recent Activity

Topics of recent published articles:

- Hans Jonas

- The Definiton of Death

 

Courses Taught This Year

  • IDSC 251: Windows on the Good Life (Spring 2017)
  • IDSC 251: Windows on the Good Life (Fall 2017)
  • IDSC 251: Windows on the Good Life (Winter 2018)
  • IDSC 251: Windows on the Good Life (Spring 2018)
Profile updated August 19, 2013

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