Tim O'Connor

Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at Baylor University


Tim O’Connor has a B.A. and M.A. in Philosophy from the University of Illinois at Chicago and a M.A. and Ph.D in Philosophy from Cornell University. After a long stint as Professor of Philosophy at University of Indiana Bloomington, he is currently Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at Baylor University, specializing in metaphysics, philosophy of mind, and philosophy of religion. He is also the editor of multiple books, including A Companion to the Philosophy of ActionEmergence in Science and Philosophy, and Downward Causation and the Neurobiology of Free Will.


Contributions by Tim O'Connor

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Christian Theology, Science, and the Human Soul

May 10, 2013

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Panel Discussion 1

May 10, 2013

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Clothed with Immortality

January 15, 2013

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Could There Be a Complete Explanation for Everything?

September 12, 2012

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Could There Be a Complete Explanation for Everything? – Q&A

September 12, 2012

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Does Brain Science Disprove Freedom? Part 1

September 11, 2012

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Does Brain Science Disprove Freedom? Part 2

September 11, 2012

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O’Connor on What Human Persons Are

September 11, 2012

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The Existential Problem of Evil and The Brothers Karamazov

September 11, 2012

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Jesus, the Grand Inquisitor, and the Problem of Evil

September 11, 2012

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Tim O’Connor on Freedom, Human Persons, and the Problem of Evil (Full Interview)

September 11, 2012

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Substance Dualism and Emergent Individualism in Conversation

September 11, 2012

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Does Brain Science Disprove the Soul?

September 11, 2012

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How Do Our Souls Come into Existence?

September 11, 2012

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Surviving Death: What Happens When We Die?

September 11, 2012

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Swinburne and O’Connor on Neuroscience and the Soul (Full Interview)

September 11, 2012

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O’Connor on Human Persons and Life After Death: Pt. 1, The Intermediate State

September 11, 2012

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O’Connor on Human Persons and Life After Death: Pt. 2, The Resurrection

September 11, 2012

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Freedom and the Soul: Must We Have a Soul to be Free?

September 11, 2012

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How to Deal with Theological Disagreement

September 10, 2012

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