Summer 2018 - PHIL 357 D100
Topics in the History of Philosophy (3)
Class Number: 4621
Delivery Method: In Person
May be repeated for credit.
Selected Topics: Early Analytic Philosophy
Prerequisites: one of PHIL 100W, 150, or 151. PHIL 110 or 210 highly recommended by instructor.
The class runs from May 9 to June 15 (intersession), with two meetings a week.
This course will be an in-depth study of some important texts by the founders of Analytic Philosophy: Gottlob Frege, Bertrand Russell and Ludwig Wittgenstein.
- Midterm 40%
- Term Paper - You will be required to write a long paper (approx. 2000 words). Students should select topics well before the paper is due, and should do so in consultation with the instructor. Submit these papers in class.Due date: last class of the term. 60%
All readings will be made available on Canvas.
Department Undergraduate Notes:
Thinking of a Philosophy Major or Minor? The Concentration in Law and Philosophy? The Certificate in Ethics? The Philosophy and Methodology of Science Certificate?
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