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Franklin Worrell
  • Graduate Fellow 2013-2014


Franklin Worrell is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Philosophy writing his dissertation on autonomy and mental illness under the direction of Alison Denham.

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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.