Philosophy 125

Summer 2012 Session D

Number Title Instructor Days/time Room
125 Metaphysics Giberman TuWTh 3:30-6 215 Dwinelle

This course is a survey of issues central to contemporary metaphysics. Topics covered include ontology, meta-ontology, universals, tropes, bare particulars, bundle theory, nominalism, parthood, time, persistence, personal identity, modality, causation, laws, and fundamentality. Readings mostly span from the mid twentieth century to the present.

Previously taught: SP12, SP11, SP10, FL09, SP09, FL06, SP06, FL03.