David R. Cummiskey

Professor of Philosophy



Hedge Hall, Room 306



Ph.D., M.A., University of Michigan; B.A., Washington College

David Cummiskey teaches courses on biomedical ethics, philosophy of law, and seminars on moral theory, contemporary liberalism, and Buddhist philosophy. His research and publications focus on Kantian and consequentialist approaches to moral philosophy, political philosophy, and intercultural ethics and bioethics. His most recent articles discuss the relationship between Buddhist and Kantian ethics, and Buddhist environmental ethics and political philosophy. He is currently working on a manuscript on Buddhist perfectionism, contemporary liberalism, and conceptions of justice.

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