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Daniel Davenport
  • Graduate Fellow 2014-2015


Daniel Davenport, a doctoral candidate in the Department of Philosophy, is writing his dissertation on the goodness of justice in Plato’s Republic under the supervision of Professor Ronna Burger.

The Murphy Institute

Established in memory of Charles H. Murphy, Sr. (1870-1954), and inspired by the vision of Charles H. Murphy, Jr. (1920-2002), the Murphy Institute exists to help Tulane faculty and students understand economic, moral, and political problems we all face and think about. More important, it exists to help us understand how these problems have come to be so closely interconnected.