Jerold J. Abrams, PhD
Jerold J. Abrams, PhD

Jerold J. Abrams, PhD

Associate Professor
College of Arts and Sciences

Expertise/Specializations

  • American Philosophy

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Philosophy

Position

  • Associate Professor

Education

  • Saint Louis University

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • “Close Encounters of the Third Kind.” In 101 Sci-Fi Movies You Must See Before You Die. Ed. Steven Schneider. New York: Penguin,, Quintessence, 2009
  • “Aesthetics and Ethics: Santayana, Nietzsche, and Shusterman.”, The Modern Schoolman: A Quarterly Journal of Philosophy, 233-266, 2004
  • “Philosophy After the Mirror of Nature: Rorty, Dewey, and Peirce on Pragmatism and Metaphor.”, Metaphor and Symbol, 17:3, 227-42, 2002

Awards and Honors

  • Teacher of the Week, Delta Zeta, 2008
  • Teacher of the Month, Pi Kappa Alpha, 2005
  • The 2004 Annual Order of Omega Teaching Award, The Greek Community of Creighton University, 2004