PHIL 181 - Philosophical Issues: An Introduction
Section: 201
Term: SU 2014
Subject: Philosophy (PHIL)
Department: LSA Philosophy
Requirements & Distribution:
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in PHIL 182, 202, 231, 232, 234, or 297.
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F, W, Sp, Su.
May not be repeated for credit.
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This course will be an introduction to philosophy through focusing on a few well-known classes of philosophical paradoxes and the solutions that have been proposed to deal with them. Included will be paradoxes about space and time, morality, acting and believing rationally, vagueness, and truth. Each week of the course we will focus on a different class of paradoxes through a mixture of both lecture and discussion during class time.

PHIL 181 - Philosophical Issues: An Introduction
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201 (LEC)
TuTh 4:00PM - 6:00PM
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ISBN: 9780521720793
Paradoxes., Author: R.M. Sainsbury., Publisher: Cambridge University Press 3rd ed. 2009
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