Philosophy 142

Fall 2006

Number Title Instructor Days/time Room
142 Philosophical Logic Mancosu TuTh 9:30-11 210 Wheeler

The course aims at introducing students to the basic topics in philosophy of logic. Topics to be covered will be selected from among the following: theories of truth, logical consequence, modal notions (necessity/possibility) and possible world semantics, vagueness, quantification, existence and descriptions, first vs second-order logic, extensionality vs intentionality, realism and antirealism in logic.

Prerequisites (no exceptions!): Phil 12A (or equiv) and at least another course in philosophy.

Previously taught: SP06, SP05.