Philosophical Puzzles (PHI2105.01)

Paul Voice

This class invites students to analyze and assess a number of philosophical puzzles, paradoxes, and thought experiments including experience machines, the trolley problem, zombies, and the original position. You will read and discuss the original source and some of the critical literature.

Learning Outcomes:
In this course you will:
- Read texts closely (Inquire and Research)
- Analyze and criticize arguments (Inquire and Research)
- Further develop your analytical essay writing skills (Research and Communicate)

Delivery Method: Fully in-person
Course Level: 2000-level
Credits: 2
T/F 10:30AM - 12:20PM (1st seven weeks)
Maximum Enrollment: 18
Course Frequency: Once a year

Categories: 2000 , All courses , First Seven Week , Fully In-Person , Philosophy , Two Credit