PHIL 297 - Honors Introduction to Philosophy
Section: 004
Term: FA 2008
Subject: Philosophy (PHIL)
Department: LSA Philosophy
Requirements & Distribution:
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.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This introduction to philosophy is designed to introduce students to some important topics of controversy in philosophy today. Some of the questions discussed will be questions about ourselves: what are our minds, do we have free will, in what does our personal identity consist? Other questions are fundamental questions about the world around us: is there a god, what is the nature of time, what are numbers? Finally, some of the questions are about how we come to know things, or have reason to believe things: do we have reasons for our beliefs about the external world, how can we draw conclusions that take us further than our evidence, how does perception connect us to the world?

PHIL 297 - Honors Introduction to Philosophy
Schedule Listing
004 (LEC)
1LSA Hnrs
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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