PHIL 332: Issues in Analytic Philosophy

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Credits: 3

Explores figures, movements, and topics in analytic philosophy from its early days to the present. Examines attempts of philosophers working in the tradition of formal logic and empiricism to solve philosophical problems by an analysis of language. Possible figures and movements covered will include Frege, Russell, Moore, Carnap, Wittgenstein, Anscombe, Quine, Lewis, Kripke, logical positivism, and ordinary language philosophy. Possible topics include recent metaphysics and philosophy of language. Limited to three attempts.
Recommended Prerequisite: 3 credits of logic and PHIL 303, or permission of instructor.
Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.