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George James

Title
Professor
Department
Philosophy and Religion
College
College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

Education

PhD, Columbia University New York, NY, 1983.
Major: Religion
MPhil, Columbia University New York, NY, 1976.
Major: Religion
MA, Eastern Nazarene College Quincy, MA, 1972.
Major: Religion

Current Scheduled Teaching*

PHIL 6950.704, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 1 2019
PHIL 3600.001, Philosophy of Religion, Spring 1 2019
PHIL 6950.704, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 1 2018
PHIL 6720.001, Religion and Ecology, Fall 1 2018

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

Previous Scheduled Teaching*

PHIL 6950.704, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2018
PHIL 3620.001, South Asian Philosophy and Religion, Spring 2018 Syllabus SPOT
PHIL 6950.704, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2017
PHIL 3625.001, Modern South Asian Philosophy and Religion, Fall 2017 Syllabus SPOT
PHIL 3600.001, Philosophy of Religion, Fall 2017 Syllabus SPOT
PHIL 6730.001, Christianity and the Environment, Spring 2017 Syllabus
PHIL 6950.704, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2017
PHIL 2070.001, Great Religions, Spring 2017 Syllabus SPOT
PHIL 4900.704, Special Problems, Spring 2017
PHIL 6950.704, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2016
PHIL 3600.001, Philosophy of Religion, Fall 2016 Syllabus SPOT
PHIL 3620.001, South Asian Philosophy and Religion, Fall 2016 Syllabus SPOT
PHIL 3660.001, Western Religion and the Environment, Fall 2016 Syllabus SPOT
PHIL 6950.704, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2016
PHIL 3665.001, Eastern Religion and the Environment, Spring 2016 Syllabus SPOT
PHIL 6200.001, Existentialism, Spring 2016
PHIL 6950.704, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2015
PHIL 4500.001, Existentialism, Fall 2015 Syllabus SPOT
PHIL 4975.001, Religious Studies Capstone, Fall 2015 Syllabus SPOT
PHIL 6900.704, Special Problems, Fall 2015
PHIL 6950.704, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2015
PHIL 3520.001, Early Christian Thought, Spring 2015 Syllabus
PHIL 6720.001, Religion and Ecology, Spring 2015
PHIL 5900.704, Special Problems, Spring 2015
PHIL 6950.704, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2014
PHIL 2070.002, Great Religions, Fall 2014 Syllabus
PHIL 4975.001, Religious Studies Capstone, Fall 2014 Syllabus
PHIL 6950.704, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2014
PHIL 3680.001, East Asian Philosophy and Religion, Spring 2014 Syllabus
PHIL 2070.001, Great Religions, Spring 2014 Syllabus
PHIL 6950.704, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2013
PHIL 2070.001, Great Religions, Fall 2013 Syllabus
PHIL 3625.001, Modern South Asian Philosophy and Religion, Fall 2013 Syllabus
PHIL 5900.704, Special Problems, Fall 2013
PHIL 6730.001, Christianity and the Environment, Spring 2013 Syllabus
PHIL 6950.704, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2013
PHIL 3520.001, Early Christian Thought, Spring 2013 Syllabus
PHIL 6950.704, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2012
PHIL 2070.001, Great Religions, Fall 2012 Syllabus
PHIL 4951.001, Honors College Capstone Thesis, Fall 2012
PHIL 3620.001, South Asian Philosophy and Religion, Fall 2012 Syllabus
PHIL 5910.704, Special Problems, Fall 2012
PHIL 6950.704, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2012
PHIL 3595.001, East Asian Philosophy and Religion, Spring 2012 Syllabus
PHIL 4500.001, Existentialism, Spring 2012 Syllabus
PHIL 6910.704, Special Problems, Spring 2012
PHIL 6950.704, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2011
PHIL 2070.001, Great Religions, Fall 2011 Syllabus
PHIL 3585.001, South Asian Philosophy and Religion, Fall 2011 Syllabus
PHIL 4900.704, Special Problems, Fall 2011
PHIL 6900.704, Special Problems, Fall 2011
PHIL 6910.704, Special Problems, Fall 2011
PHIL 6950.704, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2011
PHIL 3580.001, Early Christian Thought, Spring 2011 Syllabus
PHIL 2070.001, Great Religions, Spring 2011 Syllabus
PHIL 4900.704, Special Problems, Spring 2011
PHIL 5900.704, Special Problems, Spring 2011
PHIL 6900.704, Special Problems, Spring 2011
PHIL 6950.704, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2010
PHIL 2070.001, Great Religions, Fall 2010
PHIL 3585.002, South Asian Philosophy and Religion, Fall 2010 Syllabus
PHIL 4900.704, Special Problems, Fall 2010
PHIL 6950.704, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2010
PHIL 3595.001, East Asian Philosophy and Religion, Spring 2010 Syllabus
PHIL 4900.704, Special Problems, Spring 2010
PHIL 4500.001, Existentialism, Fall 2009 Syllabus
PHIL 3585.001, South Asian Philosophy and Religion, Fall 2009 Syllabus
PHIL 5900.704, Special Problems, Fall 2009
PHIL 4951.001, Honors College Capstone Thesis, Summer 10W 2009
PHIL 5900.704, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2009
PHIL 2070.001, Introduction to Great Religions, Spring 2009
PHIL 3585.001, South Asian Philosophy and Religion, Spring 2009
PHIL 4900.704, Special Problems, Spring 2009
PHIL 5910.704, Special Problems, Spring 2009
PHIL 5720.001, Comparative Environmental Ethics, Fall 2008
PHIL 3580.001, Early Christian Thought, Fall 2008
PHIL 4900.704, Special Problems, Fall 2008
PHIL 5900.704, Special Problems, Fall 2008
PHIL 6900.704, Special Problems, Fall 2008
PHIL 2070.001, Introduction to Great Religions, Summer 5W2 2008
PHIL 3595.001, East Asian Philosophy and Religion, Spring 2008
PHIL 4500.001, Existentialism, Spring 2008
PHIL 5900.704, Special Problems, Spring 2008
PHIL 2070.001, Introduction to Great Religions, Fall 2007
PHIL 3585.001, South Asian Philosophy and Religion, Fall 2007
PHIL 5900.704, Special Problems, Fall 2007
PHIL 2070.001, Introduction to Great Religions, Summer 5W1 2007
PHIL 2070.001, Introduction to Great Religions, Spring 2007
PHIL 4900.704, Special Problems, Spring 2007
PHIL 5730.001, Western Religion and the Environment, Spring 2007
PHIL 2070.001, Introduction to Great Religions, Fall 2006
PHIL 3585.001, South Asian Philosophy and Religion, Fall 2006
PHIL 2070.001, Introduction to Great Religions, Summer 5W2 2006
PHIL 4900.704, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2006
PHIL 4500.001, Existentialism, Spring 2006
PHIL 5950.704, Master's Thesis, Spring 2006
PHIL 3600.001, Philosophy of Religion, Spring 2006
PHIL 5900.704, Special Problems, Spring 2006
PHIL 5720.001, Comparative Environmental Ethics, Fall 2005
PHIL 5950.704, Master's Thesis, Fall 2005
PHIL 3585.001, South Asian Philosophy and Religion, Fall 2005
PHIL 2070.001, Introduction to Great Religions, Summer 5W1 2005
PHIL 3580.001, Early Christian Thought, Spring 2005
PHIL 2070.001, Introduction to Great Religions, Spring 2005
PHIL 5950.704, Master's Thesis, Spring 2005
PHIL 5950.704, Master's Thesis, Fall 2004
PHIL 3585.001, South Asian Philosophy and Religion, Fall 2004
PHIL 5900.704, Special Problems, Fall 2004
PHIL 5910.704, Special Problems, Fall 2004
PHIL 5730.001, Western Religion and the Environment, Fall 2004

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

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Overall
Summative Rating
1
Challenge and
Engagement Index
2
Response Rate
0
out of 5
0
out of 7
%
of
students responded
A Challenge and Engagement Index of "n/a" means
there were not enough student responses to calculate a score.
  • 1 Overall Summative Rating (median):
    This rating represents the combined responses of students to the four global summative items and is presented to provide an overall index of the class’s quality. Overall summative statements include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 5 = Excellent, 3 = Good, and 1= Very poor):
    • The course as a whole was
    • The course content was
    • The instructor’s contribution to the course was
    • The instructor’s effectiveness in teaching the subject matter was
  • 2 Challenge and Engagement Index:
    This rating combines student responses to several SPOT items relating to how academically challenging students found the course to be and how engaged they were. Challenge and Engagement Index items include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 7 = Much higher, 4 = Average, and 1 = Much lower):
    • Do you expect your grade in this course to be
    • The intellectual challenge presented was
    • The amount of effort you put into this course was
    • The amount of effort to succeed in this course was
    • Your involvement in course (doing assignments, attending classes, etc.) was
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