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Philosophy

PHIL 231 History of Philosophy: Modern (1)

Late Medieval, Renaissance and Modern Philosophy through Kant; emphasis upon metaphysics and the problems of knowledge. Major thinkers and influence on schools of thought such as Rationalism and Empiricism stressed. The impact of developments in science is studied, but considerations of ethics and social philosophy are not.

Prerequisite: PHIL 110

  • Offering: Spring
  • Instructor: Staff