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philosophy of mind

Spring 2017

Description coming soon.

philosophy of language

Fall 2014, Fall 2015

This class was an introduction to the philosophy of language. It focused on carefully understanding classic papers about linguistic communication that are still central to current work in linguistics and philosophy.

Sample handouts: Frege, Kripke, Kaplan

logic, reasoning, and persuasion

Summer 2013, Winter 2015, Winter 2016, Summer 2016, Winter 2017

This class was a critical thinking class. It focused on students cultivating their abilities to identify and assess arguments encountered in the wild.