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Philosophical Classics II: Early Modern Philosophy from Descartes Through Kant
PHIL 202 FA
This course is a study of major texts representing the principal theories concerning knowledge, reality, and value developed in the 17th and 18th centuries from the standpoints of rationalism (Descartes, Spinoza,
and empiricism (Locke, Berkeley, Hume) and concluding with Kant's Copernican Revolution in philosophy.
Selected works of Descartes, Locke, Leibniz, Hume and Kant.
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
Two take-home essay exams.
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- Instructor(s): Shieh,Sanford
- Times: .M.W... 01:10PM-02:30PM; Location: FISK210;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 45)
- SR. major: 9 Jr. major: 7
- SR. non-major: 4 Jr. non-major: 5 SO: 10 FR: 10
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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