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“Love, Drugs, Art and Religion: The Pains and Consolations of Existence”

Associate Professor Brian Clack, PhD, released a new book about the four palliative measures mentioned by Freud: love, drugs, art and religion.

Learn more about Dr. Clack's new book

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The Philosophy Department at USD is pluralistic, covering all significant historical periods and most major philosophical methods. It has a deep and special concern for the study of ethics, values, and the moral life. Students can expect to be exposed to perennial epistemological, metaphysical, and theological issues and theories in philosophy.