PHIL 297 - Honors Introduction to Philosophy
Section: 003
Term: FA 2007
Subject: Philosophy (PHIL)
Department: LSA Philosophy
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Other:
Honors
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in PHIL 181, 182, 202, 231, 232, or 234.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Honors students or permission of instructor.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This is an honors introduction to a sampling of contemporary philosophical problems. Topics might include determinism, freedom, and moral responsibility; skepticism and the problem of induction; mind and body; the nature of morality; the existence of God; perception and the physical world; and meaning, verification, and the possibility of metaphysics. Extensive and very careful reading will be required. There will be little lecturing, and we will expect to benefit from active discussion on the part of everyone. The other requirements for the course are three short papers (c. 5 pp. each), a midterm, and a final exam.

PHIL 297 - Honors Introduction to Philosophy
Schedule Listing
003 (LEC)
P
28322
Open
3
3LSA Hnrs
-
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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