Courses of Study 2011-2012 
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Courses of Study 2011-2012 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PHIL 2300 - [Puzzles and Paradoxes]

4 credits.

Next offered 2013-2014.


The course provides an overview of a number of famous philosophical puzzles and paradoxes and important attempts to solve them. Among the paradoxes that may be discussed are Zeno’s paradoxes of space, time and motion; the paradox of the heap; the liar paradox; Russell’s set-theoretic paradox; and various paradoxes concerning knowledge and rationality.

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