Research Interests: Classical American Philosophy, Philosophy of Culture, Philosophy of Medicine, & Existentialism
Current Course Schedule
- PHIL 620-600. Contemporary Philosophy. T 6:00-9:00 PM. YMCA 113
Office Hours: Tuesday before and after class and by appointment
University Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and Humanities at Texas A&M University, McDermott has been teaching for more than sixty years. Pedagogically, his concentration is on the philosophy of culture, of literature, of medicine and classical American philosophy. In addition to books and essays on matters philosophical, educational and aesthetic, McDermott was the General Editor of the Critical Edition of The Correspondence of William James, published by the University of Virginia Press in 12 volumes, 1992-2004.