Courses: Analytic Philosophy of Language (PHILH253B01)

Spring 2009

A close study of seminal essays by Frege, Russell, Kripke, Quine, Davidson, and others focussing on questions of meaning, reference, and truth. An overarching aim of the course is to understand how one can approach fundamental issues in philosophy through a critical reflection on how language works.

Prerequisites: One 100 level course or equiv or consent.

Fulfills: HU III

Department

Philosophy (Web site)

Taught By

Danielle Macbeth (Profile)

Meeting Times

MW 2:30-4:00