Courses: Philosophy of Logic and Language (PHILH252A01)

Fall 2007

A comparative exploration of alternative paradigms of logic, language and meaning from a logical and philosophical point of view. Special attention is given to the classical Aristotelian grammar of thought and the modern grammars developed by Frege, Wittgenstein, Quine, Heidegger, Sommers, Derrida and others. Focus is on the quest for the fundamental logic of natural language.

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Fulfills: HU III

Department

Philosophy (Web site)

Taught By

Ashok Gangadean (Profile)

Location

Haverford, Gest 101

Meeting Times

TTh 11:30-1:00