2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHL362: Analytic Philosophy

3 Credit(s)
Fulfills Core Requirement in Philosophy
This course introduces the student to the philosophical method and movement of Analytic philosophy, which flourished and became predominant in Anglophone circles during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The movement emphasized the utilization of linguistic analysis and logical argumentation as the only proper starting point for the solution of the perennial problems of philosophy. Students will study the works of such thinkers as Frege, Russell, Wittgenstein, Ayer, Carnap, Quine and Kripke among others.
Theme: Western Heritage