Fall 2006 not offered
This course will study the philosophical and conceptual foundations of deductive reasoning, developing into an exact theory of the fundamental principles of such reasoning. A subsidiary aim is to equip the student with the necessary background for reading contemporary philosophical texts.
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|Course Format: Lecture||Grading Mode: Student Option|
||Prerequisites: PHIL231 OR MATH243 OR PHIL230
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (PHIL)(PHIL-Philosophy)(PHIL-Social Jus)(SISP-Phil Mind)
Warren Goldfarb, DEDUCTIVE LOGIC
|Examination and Assignments: |
Problem sets, mid-term, take home final
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Concurrent enrollment with PHIL200 will suffice as well as previous completion of PHIL200. Also, a mathematics course at the level of calculus suffices.