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Philosophers honor Lenn Goodman’s research in new book

Apr. 19, 2015—Longtime colleagues of Philosophy professor Lenn Goodman have edited a new book about his highly regarded research.

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Listen and Learn: Lenn Goodman on "Judaism, Humanity, and Nature"

Apr. 7, 2015—Listen to Prof. Lenn Goodman discuss his book Lenn E. Goodman: Judaism, Humanity, and Nature, edited by Hava Tirosh-Samuelson and Aaron W. Hughes. Prof. Goodman was interviewed by Christopher Benda for the podcast series, Authorial Intentions, on March 31, 2015. Click here...

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4/20 Lenn Goodman Book Celebration

Mar. 18, 2015—On Monday, April 20th in Buttrick Hall, there will be an event celebrating the publication of the book Lenn E. Goodman: Judaism, Humanity, and Nature (Brill, 2014). The program begins at 4:30 pm with a light reception in the Buttrick Atrium.  Beginning...

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Goodman honored with volume in Library of Contemporary Jewish Philosophers

Dec. 8, 2014—The Brill publishing house has devoted a new volume in its Library of Contemporary Jewish Philosophers to the work of Lenn E. Goodman, Professor of Philosophy and Jewish Studies and Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities at Vanderbilt University....

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Lenn E. Goodman: Judaism, Humanity, and Nature

Nov. 21, 2014—Lenn E. Goodman: Judaism, Humanity, and Nature. Volume 9 in the Library of Contemporary Jewish Philosophers. Edited by Hava Tirosh-Samuelson and Aaron W. Hughes. With an Introduction by Alan Mittleman Jewish Theological Seminary. Brill 2015. From the publisher’s website: “Lenn...

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11/12/2014: Goodman & Geller on Lemkin & Genocide

Nov. 12, 2014—On Wednesday, November 12th, Vanderbilt’s Social and Political Thought Workshop will feature Prof. Lenn Goodman, presenting on “Raphael Lemkin – Framing the Concept of Genocide.” Prof. Jay Geller will serve as commentator. ROOM: Sarratt 189 TIME: Noon-1:30 Attendees of the...

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Listen and Learn: Lenn Goodman on "The Soul and Its Body"

Sep. 19, 2014—Listen to Prof. Lenn Goodman discuss his book Coming to Mind: The Soul and Its Body, co-authored with D. Gregory Caramenico. Prof. Goodman was interviewed by Christopher Benda for the podcast series, Authorial Intentions, on September 19, 2014. Click here to...

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Listen and Learn: Lenn Goodman on "Religious Pluralism and Values"

Mar. 6, 2014—Listen to Prof. Lenn Goodman discuss his book Religious Pluralism and Values in the Public Sphere. Prof. Goodman was interviewed by Christopher Benda for the podcast series Authoral Intentions, on March 6, 2014. Click here to listen to the interview.

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Lenn Goodman

Jul. 21, 2013—Professor of Philosophy and Jewish Studies Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities B.A. (Harvard University 1965) D.Phil (Oxford University, 1968) (615) 343-3158 lenn.e.goodman@vanderbilt.edu 117 Furman Hall Lenn E. Goodman is a Professor of Philosophy and Jewish Studies, and Andrew...

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Listen and Learn: Lenn Goodman and Richard McGregor on "The Case of Animals vs Man"

Oct. 26, 2010—Listen to Professors Lenn Goodman and Richard McGregor  discuss their book The Case of the Animals versus Man Before the King of the Jinn. Professors Goodman and McGregor were interviewed by Christopher Benda for the podcast series, Authorial Intentions, on October...

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Listen and Learn: Lenn Goodman on "Creation and Evolution"

Jun. 14, 2010—Listen to Lenn Goodman discuss his book Creation and Evolution. Prof. Goodman was interviewed by Christopher Benda for the podcast series, Authorial Intentions, on June 14, 2010. Click here to listen to the interview.  

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Maimonides and His Heritage

Aug. 10, 2008—Edited by Idit Dobbs-Weinstein, Lenn E. Goodman, and James Allen Grady. (SUNY Press, 2008). This volume celebrates the depth and breadth of Jewish philosopher Moses Maimonides’ (1138–1204) achievements. The essays gathered here explore the rich diversity of a heritage that extends over eight hundred years.

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