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Dr. Clark W. Butler Dr. Clark Butler

Director, IPFW Human Rights Institute

  • Office:  Liberal Arts, Room 05
  • Phone:  260-481-6364
  • E-mail:  butler@ipfw.edu


  • University of Southern California, PhD, 1970
  • University of Southern California, BA, 1966

Professional Experience

Areas of Interest

  • Human Rights
  • Hegel
  • 19th Century Philosophy
  • Social & Political Philosophy
  • Metaphysics

Current Research

  • Hegelian Metaphysics: The Non-Dalectical Problems Approach
  • The Dialectical Method and Its Foundation in Dialectical Logic

Courses Taught

  • PHIL-11100  Ethics
  • PHIL-24000  Social and Political Philosophy
  • PHIL-26000  Philosophy of Law
  • PHIL-30400  19th Century Philosophy
  • PHIL-42500  Metaphysics
  • PHIL-50400  Human Rights Ethics     
  • PHIL-52500  Studies in Metaphysics

Selected Publications

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