Christopher Arroyo

Associate Professor

Contact Information:

carroyo@providence.edu

401.865.2235

Phillips Memorial Library 207

Education:

Ph.D. - Fordham University

Area(s) of Expertise:

My area of specialization is Kant's moral philosophy. Over the past few years, however, I have been working on the ethics of same-sex marriage, and I have research interests in Catholic sexual ethics more generally.

Teaching Philosophy

Awards and Honors:

Joseph R. Accinno Teaching Award, 2016-2017 Providence College

Selected Publications:

Arroyo, C. (2017) Kant's Ethics & the Same-Sex Marriage Debate: An Introduction. Springer

Arroyo, C. (2016) Kant on the Emotion of Love. European Journal of Philosophy.(24), 580-606.

Arroyo, C. , . (2015) Is the Same-sex Marriage Debate Really Just about Marriage. Journal of Applied Philosophy.18.

Arroyo, C. Same-Sex Marriage, 'Homosexual Desire,' and the Capacity to Love. International Journal of Applied Philosophy.(25), 171-186.

Selected Presentations:

Arroyo, C. . Values Institute at the University of San Diego, University of San Diego - "“The Sterility Objection Reconsidered: Facts, Values, and Meaning” " May, 2017

Arroyo, C. Association for Practical & Professional Ethics. , Dalls, TX - "“The Sterility Objection Reconsidered: Facts, Values, and Meaning” " February, 2017

Arroyo, C. Association for Practical and Professional Ethics. , Costa Mesa, CA - "Paper: Science and Religion: Have We Been Asking the Wrong Question?" February, 2015

Arroyo, C. Wheaton College Philosophy Department Colloquium. Wheaton College Philosophy Department, Wheaton College, Norton, MA - "Can Kant Teach Us Anything in the Same-sex Marriage Debate?" November, 2014

Arroyo, C. Pacific Meeting of the American Philosophical Association. , San Diego, California - "Sex, Procreation & the Conjugal View of Marriage: A Critique" April, 2014

Arroyo, C. Association for Practical & Professional Ethics . , Jacksonville, Florida - "Is the Same-sex Marriage Debate Really Just about Marriage?" March, 2014

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