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Raymond Hain

Associate Professor

Contact Information:


St. Catherine of Siena Hall 128


Ph.D. - University of Notre Dame

Area(s) of Expertise:

Ethics, Practical Reason, Virtue Ethics, Applied Ethics

Selected Publications:

Hain, R. (2016) Justice in the Public Square: Towards an Aristotelian Ethics of the Built Environment. International Journal of Applied Philosophy.(30), 149-162.

Hain, R. (2016) Utilitarianism on Justice (and Diversity).

Hain, R. (2015) Aquinas and Aristotelian Hylomorphism.

Hain, R. (2015) Consilium and the Foundations of Ethics. The Thomist.(79), 43-74.

Hain, R. (2014) In Peter Koritansky (Ed.), Individuality and Personality in Maritain and Classical Hindu Philosophy. Washington, D.C.: The American Maritain Association

Hain, R. (2011) Authority, the Family, and Healthcare Decision Making. Christian Bioethics.(17), 227-242.

Selected Presentations:

Hain, R. Symposium Thomisticum. , Paris, France - "Paper: Thomistic Discourse Ethics" June, 2016

Hain, R. Jacksonville State University. , Jacksonville, AL - "Invited Lecture: Alexis de Tocqueville and the Problem of Self-Government" March, 2016

Hain, R. American Catholic Philosophical Association. , Boston, MA - "Commentator: Robert Spaemann's Approach to Ethical Analysis (by Alexander Schimpf, University of St. Thomas, TX)" October, 2015

Hain, R. Anscombe Forum: Human Dignity. , Aston, PA - "Paper: Universal Prohibitions and Medically Assisted Death" March, 2015

Hain, R. American Maritain Association. , San Francisco, CA - "Paper: Universal Prohibitions, Medically Assisted Death, and the Value of Human Life" February, 2015

Hain, R. Virtue, Medicine, and Modern Moral Philosophy. , South Bend, IN - "Panel: Foundations of the Case Against PAS" May, 2014

Hain, R. Ethics Bowl & the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics Conference. , Jacksonville, FL - "" March, 2014

Hain, R. Seventh Annual Conference of the International Society for MacIntyrean Enquiry. , Grand Valley State University (Grand Rapids, MI) - "Building a Just Society: MacIntyrean Justice and Architectural Practice" July, 2013

Hain, R. The Crowning Glory of the Virtues: Exploring the Many Facets of Justice. , South Bend, IN - "Saving the One Over the Many: Problems with Consequentialist Forms of Justice" November, 2012

Hain, R. Practical Knowledge and Practical Wisdom: Aristotle, Aquinas, and Anscombe. , Rome, Italy - "Invited Workshop Participant" June, 2012

Hain, R. Society of Christian Philosophers. , Conway, AR - "Paper: Justice in the Public Square: An Architectural Exploration" March, 2012

Hain, R. Radical Emancipation: Confronting the Challenge of Secularism. , South Bend, IN - "Paper: Pope Benedict and Jurgen Habermas on Secularization" November, 2011