Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2022-2023 
    
    Mar 29, 2023  
Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2022-2023

PHIL 393 - Twentieth Century Western Thought

Credits 3
Recommended prior coursework: HIST-140, PHIL-100. Western philosophy and intellectual history of the 20th century. Attention is given to various topics such as logical positivism, phenomenology and existentialism, philosophy of language, post-Newtonian philosophy of science, status of the other, neo-pragmatism and global ethics. Covers texts and thinkers such as Russell, Ayer, Wittgenstein, Husserl, Heidegger, Foucault, Derrida, Levinas, Dewey, Rorty, Rawls and MacIntyre.