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The Philosophical Gourmet Report has ranked its top political philosophy programs, and has placed Queen's political philosophy programs in the top 10 in the English-speaking world! The Philosophical Gourmet Report is the best-known ranking of philosophy programs and departments. Queen's boasts star faculty members and a lively intellectual culture.

Besides Queen's, the top ten programs in political philosophy include ones at Princeton, Oxford and New York Universities, among other well-known universities. Queen's also places highly in the Report's ranking of programs in normative ethics and applied ethics.

Christine Sypnowich, political philosopher and Head of the Department, is here beaming with pride!

Christine Sypnowich, beaming with pride