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Dr. John Thrasher IV

Associate Professor, Smith Institute for Political Economy and Philosophy
Schmid College of Science and Technology; Department of Philosophy
Office Location: Wilkinson Hall 210
Office Hours: By appointment
University of Colorado, Boulder, Bachelor of Arts
University of Arizona, Master of Arts
University of Arizona, Ph.D.


Assistant Professor in Philosophy. John’s research focuses on the relation of individual practical rationality to social rules as well as the way those rules are organized into systems of norms and institutions.

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Recent Creative, Scholarly Work and Publications

Thrasher, John and David Schmidtz. 2015. “Bankers, Vampires, and Organ Sellers: Who Can You Trust?” In Garnett, Robert, Paul Lewis, and Lenore Ealy (eds.) Commerce and Community: Ecologies of Social Cooperation. Routledge.