Fall 2017

Course Number Title Course Description Instructor
PHIL 101 INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY Examination of problems in philosophy; emphasis on metaphysics and theory of knowledge. Open only... Rosenberg, Alexander
PHIL 103S INTRO TO PHILOSOPHY Philosophy 101 conducted as a seminar. Open only to first years and sophomores. Instructor: Staff Nelson, Joseph
PHIL 103S INTRO TO PHILOSOPHY Philosophy 101 conducted as a seminar. Open only to first years and sophomores. Instructor: Staff Bunch, Lauren
PHIL 103S INTRO TO PHILOSOPHY Philosophy 101 conducted as a seminar. Open only to first years and sophomores. Instructor: Staff Kingston, Ewan
PHIL 110 INFORMATION, SOCIETY & CULTURE Information, Society, and Culture across disciplines. How all aspects of information theory and... Herron, Patrick
PHIL 123FS FREEDOM AND RESPONSIBILITY Conflicting visions of freedom and responsibility that characterize the modern world; the... Gillespie, Michael
PHIL 150 LOGIC The conditions of effective thinking and clear communication. Examination of the basic principles... Burkhardt, Tim
PHIL 150 LOGIC The conditions of effective thinking and clear communication. Examination of the basic principles... Um, Sungwoo
PHIL 155 REASON & ARGUMENT How to analyze, evaluate, and construct arguments of various kinds on a wide range of topics. Web-... Summers, Jesse
PHIL 201 HST MODERN PHILOSOPHY Seventeenth and eighteenth century attempts to address philosophical problems concerning knowledge... Janiak, Andrew
PHIL 203 HST ANCIENT PHILOSOPHY The pre-Socratics, Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, and post-Aristotelian systems. Not open to students... Gessell, Bryce
PHIL 210 KNOWLEDGE AND CERTAINTY Problems in the theory of knowledge: conditions of knowledge, skepticism, perception, memory,... Pavese, Carlotta
PHIL 211 APPEARANCE AND REALITY Problems in metaphysics: theories of existence, substance, universals, identity, space, time,... Ferejohn, Michael
PHIL 212 PHILOSOPHY OF MIND Such topics as mind and body, the nature of thought, perception, consciousness, personal identity,... Beninger, Max
PHIL 217 INTRO TO ETHICAL THEORY Historically informed introduction to ethical theories in the Western tradition. Major historical... Hawkins, Jennifer
PHIL 220 PHILOSOPHY OF DISABILITY Considers core questions about the nature of disability and what this entails for policy. Review of... Hawkins, Jennifer
PHIL 221S PHILOSOPHY AND LITERATURE Explores what great literature and drama teach about mind, morals, and meaning of life. Examines... Gatti, Alessandro
PHIL 222S GENDER AND PHILOSOPHY Seminar version of Philosophy 222. Instructor: Wong Bondurant, H.
PHIL 226 PHILOSOPHY OF SPORT Play, sport, and game in western culture: sport and leisure, sport vs. athletics, discipline of the... Norman, Wayne
PHIL 246 PRISONER'S DILEMMA/DISTR JUSTI Economic, political, and philosophical perspectives on distribution justice and the problems in... Salsman, Richard
PHIL 250 SYMBOLIC LOGIC Detailed analysis of deduction and of deductive systems. Open to sophomores by consent of... Brandon, Robert
PHIL 263 CHINESE PHILOSOPHY The major schools of classical Chinese philosophy: Confucianism, Moism, and Taoism. Confucianism on... Wong, David
PHIL 285 EXISTENTIALISM Existentialism in philosophy and literature. Key themes will be existence, ethics, meaning of life... Flanagan, Owen
PHIL 345 PHILOSOPHY/METHOD OF ECONOMICS Introduction to conceptual and methodological issues raised in modern economics. Topics may include... Rosenberg, Alexander
PHIL 465 PPE CAPSTONE Capstone course open only to students in the Politics, Philosophy, and Economics program.... Oprea, Alex
PHIL 503S CONTEMP ETHICAL THEORIES The nature and justification of basic ethical concepts in the light of the chief ethical theories... Flanagan, Owen
PHIL 511S PLATO Selected dialogues. Instructor: Ferejohn Ferejohn, Michael
PHIL 590S SPECIAL FIELDS SEMINAR (TOP) Instructor: Staff Buchanan, Allen
PHIL 590S SPECIAL FIELDS SEMINAR (TOP) Instructor: Staff Pavese, Carlotta
PHIL 590S SPECIAL FIELDS SEMINAR (TOP) Instructor: Staff Conitzer, Vincent
PHIL 590S SPECIAL FIELDS SEMINAR (TOP) Instructor: Staff Sinnott-Armstrong, Walter
PHIL 681S WITTGENSTEIN AND LIT THEORY Key questions in literary theory reconsidered from the point of view of ordinary language... Moi, Toril
PHIL 701S SPECIAL FIELDS IN PHIL (SEM) Instructor: Staff Buchanan, Allen
PHIL 753S PRINCIPLES IN COG NEURO I Introduction to the cognitive neuroscience of emotion, social cognition, executive function,... Cabeza, Roberto
PHIL 795S TEACHING PHILOSOPHY Source of pedagogical instruction for graduate students assigned as teaching assistants or course... Staff, Departmental
PHIL 798S PHILOSOPHICAL INTERLOCUTION For Philosophy Doctoral Students only: required for all students in residence. Frequently includes... Staff, Departmental
PHIL 798S PHILOSOPHICAL INTERLOCUTION For Philosophy Doctoral Students only: required for all students in residence. Frequently includes... Staff, Departmental
PHIL 89S FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR (TOP) Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff Wong, David