PHIL 232 - Problems of Philosophy
Section: 001
Term: WN 2008
Subject: Philosophy (PHIL)
Department: LSA Philosophy
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in PHIL 181, 182, 202, 231, 234, or 297.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course is open to students from all areas of the University. No previous work in philosophy is assumed. First-term undergraduates are welcome. The course will provide an introduction to some fundamental philosophical problems drawn from a variety of branches of philosophy. The course also seeks to develop, through written work and intensive discussion, skills in critical reasoning and argumentative writing. Topics will be selected from among the following: determinism, free will, and moral responsibility; arguments for and against the existence of God; skepticism about knowledge of the material world; the nature of personal identity; the relationship between mind and body; egoism, altruism, and the nature of moral obligation; and the ethics of belief and nature of faith. There will be two required papers and a midterm and cumulative final examination. Texts are to be determined.

PHIL 232 - Problems of Philosophy
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
12620
Open
43
 
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MW 11:00AM - 12:00PM
002 (DIS)
P
12621
Open
1
 
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MW 2:00PM - 3:00PM
003 (DIS)
P
12622
Open
10
 
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TuTh 9:00AM - 10:00AM
004 (DIS)
P
27780
Open
2
 
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MW 12:00PM - 1:00PM
005 (DIS)
P
18995
Open
9
 
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:00AM
006 (DIS)
P
27781
Open
2
 
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MW 12:00PM - 1:00PM
007 (DIS)
P
18996
Closed
0
 
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TuTh 11:00AM - 12:00PM
008 (DIS)
P
12623
Closed
0
 
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MW 1:00PM - 2:00PM
010 (DIS)
P
12624
Open
3
 
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TuTh 12:00PM - 1:00PM
011 (DIS)
P
12625
Open
7
 
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MW 3:00PM - 4:00PM
012 (DIS)
P
28555
Open
11
 
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MW 4:00PM - 5:00PM
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