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Philosophy

PHIL 361 Later Wittgenstein (1)

A sustained engagement with Wittgenstein's Philosophical Investigations, touching on themes in the philosophy of language and logic, epistemology, philosophy of mind, and philosophical psychology. Although a sequel to "Contemporary Philosophy: Frege, Russell, [Earlier] Wittgenstein" all essential background will be supplied. Students who take both will have a comprehensive view of one of the central movements of 20th century philosophy.

Prerequisite: One course in Philosophy. Closed to first-year students.

  • Offering: Alternate years
  • Instructor: Staff