Origins of Analytic Phil

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Philosophy

Course Number: 
360
Institution: 
Amherst College

Gottlob Frege, Bertrand Russell, and Ludwig Wittgenstein are towering figures in the history of analytic philosophy.  We shall examine their work, paying special attention to the following themes and their interconnections: language and the nature of meaning, the limits of sense and rationality, and the search for a philosophical method.

Requisite: One course in Philosophy.  Limited to 15 students. Spring semester. Professor George.

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
Y
Schedule #: 
PHIL-360-01-1213S

Course Sections

Origins of Analytic Phil
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Alexander George

ageorge@amherst.edu

W 02:30PM-05:00PM

COOP 201