Aeon J. Skoble

Professor of Philosophy, Bridgewater State University

Aeon J. Skoble, Senior Fellow at the Fraser Institute, is a professor of philosophy and chairman of the Philosophy Department at Bridgewater State University in Massachusetts. Widely regarded for his innovative methods of teaching economic key concepts and the philosophy behind markets and voluntary exchange, Professor Skoble has frequently lectured and written for the U.S.-based Institute for Humane Studies and the Foundation for Economic Education. He is the author of The Simpsons and Philosophy and Deleting the State: An Argument about Government. Skoble received a BA from the University of Pennsylvania and his MA and PhD from Temple University.

Recent Research by Aeon J. Skoble

— Mar 8, 2022
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This International Women’s Day, a new essay series examines the lives and ideas of women who helped shape the free and prosperous societies we enjoy today.

— Oct 30, 2020
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The Essential Robert Nozick spotlights the philosophy professor whose 1974 book Anarchy, State, and Utopia—which argues for the supremacy of individual rights and minimal role for government—helped re-establish the classical liberal or libertarian perspective as a viable alternative to socialism.