Analyses of arguments with an emphasis on formal, analysis. Propositional and predicate calculus,, deductive techniques, and translation into, symbolic notation.
Fundamental issues in moral philosophy and their, application to contemporary life.
Introduces students to philosophy through a, specific theme or topic. Students investigate how, philosophy is represented and enacted in a, specific area as well as by participating in its, enactment. Possible topics include philosophy and, existentialism, philosophy and Latin America,, philosophy and literature, philosophy and race,, gender, class.
Advanced study of classical and current, philosophical issues and problems in value theory,, including the philosophy of art and beauty, ethics, and morality, philosophy of religion, social and, political thought, and the philosophy of law. May, be repeated with change of topic.