Courses

INQ 120 Happiness and Goodness

Investigates questions of values, individual and communal, from the standpoint of a particular field of learning. The course will teach reasoning skills through reading, writing and oral communication by linking key works with broader traditions of critical reflections on the good life. Students will be encouraged to explore ways in which they can use the course material for their own reflections on what it means to live well. (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 120 and INQ 120.) (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk. 1 Unit

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Section Instructor Time Comments
A H. Zorn M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

PHIL 201 Symbolic Logic

An introduction to truth functional logic including truth tables, and natural deduction in propositional and predicate logic. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A H. Zorn M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

PHIL 265 American Philosophy

The development of American philosophy from the colonial period to contemporary thinkers. Particular emphasis will be placed on the pragmatist tradition, including 19th-century thinkers such as Peirce, James, and Dewey, and contemporary figures such as Quine, Davidson, and Rorty. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A H. Zorn T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

PHIL 406 Independent Study & Research

Selected topics in philosophy carried ou t under the direction of a member of the departmental staff. Enrollment with the approval of the department. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
B H. Zorn