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Philosophy

PHIL 370 (W) Philosophy of Language (1)

Critical examination of some concepts central to the understanding of what language is and the way language works, including meaning, reference, naming, truth, necessity, and analyticity.  Some attention to the bearing of the analysis of language on other philosophical problems.

General Education Requirement Fulfillment: Writing centered

Prerequisite: PHIL 110

  • Offering: Alternate years in fall
  • Instructor: Welty