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PHIL 7782 Philosophy of Language (Spring: 3 )

Course Description

This course will consider major texts and movements in 20th century philosophy of language in both the analytic and continental traditions, reading the work of Russell, Wittgenstein, J. L. Austin, Quine, and Davidson, as well as Ricoeur and Derrida. Our goal will be to bring together these very different approaches to what has been a central concern of philosophy in the 20th century.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Eileen Sweeney

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17