Don Morse, PhD

Don
 

Associate Professor of Philosophy
Pearson House 
dmorse@webster.edu
(314) 246-7737

 

 

Education

PhD, University of Oregon, 2000
MA, Kent State University, 1994
BA, Kent State University, 1992

Biography

Don's main interest is American Pragmatism, especially the philosophy of John Dewey. He is also interested in Phenomenology and Existentialism. Don's work focuses on the ways in which concrete life—or what Dewey calls "primary experience"—is the site of meaning and value. He teaches courses in American Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Political Theory, and Aesthetics.