• The topic of this year's SPP conference was Ideal Theory and Practice. For more information and a list of speakers, click here.

  • The Center in partnership with the McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship hosted a forum to discuss what makes adaptable systems work.
    More details can be found here.

  • A new issue of Social Philosophy and Policy, accompanied by a book version of the essays with an added introduction, entitled Education: Ideals and Practices, edited by David Schmidtz and published by Cambridge University Press, has been released. 

    For more information on the volume and contributors, click here.

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Welcome

The mission of the Center for the Philosophy of Freedom is to promote the understanding and appreciation of the ideals of freedom and responsibility along four dimensions: published research, undergraduate education, graduate education, and community outreach.

Arizona is ranked #1 in the world in political philosophy by the Philosophical Gourmet Report, the profession's definitive rating guide.

Center News

Hannah Tierney Accepts Post-Doc at Cornell

Hannah Tierney has accepted a 2-year Stanford H. Taylor Postdoctoral Fellowship at Cornell University (Ithaca, New York), starting July 2016. At... read more

Visiting Scholar Charles Delmotte

This Spring Semester, the Freedom Center has been joined by Charles Delmotte, a visiting scholar from Belgium. He received a Master in Moral... read more

Brian Kogelmann and Stephen Stich Publish Paper

Brian Kogelmann and Stephen Stich's paper "The Irrelevance of the Impossibility of Pure Libertarianism" has been published in The Journal of... read more

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Contact Info

Arizona Freedom Center
845 N. Park Ave., Suite 280
P.O. Box 210158B
Tucson, AZ 85721
Tel: (520) 621-3129
Fax: (520) 626-8361

Center Director

Center Director
David Schmidtz

Associate Director
Carmen Pavel