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The Department of Philosophy is sad to report the death of Israel Scheffler, Victor S. Thomas Professor of Education and Philosophy, Emeritus. Professor Scheffler passed away on February 16, 2014. He was 90 years old.

Professor Catherine Z. Elgin, Professor of the Philosophy of Education in the Harvard Graduate School of Education, has written a tribute to Professor Scheffler, which is available here.


The Department of Philosophy has written a statement of support for the Harvard Teaching Campaign to limit section sizes to twelve students. You can read the department's statement here.

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