PHIL 411: Theories of Decision

PHIL 411-001: Theories of Decision
(Fall 2014)

12:00 PM to 01:15 PM MW

Enterprise Hall 173

Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Examines from a philosophical perspective descriptive and normative theories of individual decision, with particular focus on the strengths and weaknesses of theories of rational choice, and attempts to incorporate insights from psychology into theories of decision. Explores theoretical developments and a variety of applications. Limited to three attempts.
Recommended Prerequisite: Two previous courses in either Philosophy, Psychology, or Economics.
Schedule Type: Lecture

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