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PHIL 370: American Philosophy

Term: Spring

Credits: 4

Degree Requirements: F11

An examination of the major representatives of American Philosophy, most notably the pragmatists. Emphasis is on issues such as the
nature of philosophical method, the biological/social nature of human beings, the instrumentalist view of knowledge and inquiry, and the
contextual nature of truth and value. (Course offered in alternate years; scheduled for 2018-2019.)

Prerequisites: none.