PHIL 202

History of Philosophy 2

Philosophy College of Humanities

Course Description

Western civilization from Renaissance to present, primarily from perspective of philosophy; exploring fundamental questions in human experience; examining formative events in history; understanding value of important texts.

When Taught

Fall, Winter, Spring

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

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3

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3

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3

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0

Title

Figures and Topics

Learning Outcome

Acquire a basic understanding of the most important philosophical figures, texts, and issues from early modern to contemporary philosophy.

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Writing

Learning Outcome

Write a cogent philosophical essay.

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History

Learning Outcome

Know milestones of Western history and culture from the Renaissance or Reformation through the present