Fonds F 655 - David Checkland fonds

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David Checkland fonds

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F 655

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  • 1995-2002 (Creation)
    Checkland, David

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1 cm of textual records

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([ca. 1993])

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David Checkland is an Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy and Music at Ryerson University and a faculty member in the Ryerson and York Joint Graduate Program in Communication & Culture. Checkland earned his BA in Philosophy and History and his MA in Philosophy from the University of Alberta and his PhD in Philosophy from the University of Toronto. He joined the faculty at Ryerson in 1993 after teaching at York University, Wilfrid Laurier University, the University of Toronto and the University of Ottawa. He has written works on applied ethics and mental competence. He is a member of the Ethics Network at Ryerson University and focuses on healthcare and media ethics. His research interests include: personal autonomy/decision-making capacity/mental Competence; philosophy of language; media and non-linguistic "messages"; and the philosophy of religion.

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Fonds consists of articles and correspondence authored by Checkland.

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Partially Restricted. Some or all of the records may be subject to restrictions. Requests for access must be submitted to Archives and Special Collections staff for review.

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