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Jack Montgomery, Ph.D.

DePaul University, 1992

Jack Montgomery did graduate work in the Committee on Social Thought at the University of Chicago before completing a dissertation on Plato's Meno at DePaul University. He joined the Department of Philosophy in 1987. His primary research interests are Plato, Wittgenstein, philosophy of religion, and psychoanalysis.

Professor Montgomery is director of the general education program at Saint Xavier University. He is currently completing two books on Socrates and Plato, the first on the Meno (Recollecting Socrates), and the second on the trial dialogues (The Socratic Moment), as well as working on a third book on Plato's Republic (Constitutions of City, Soul and Philosophy).

Professor Montgomery's recent presentations include: