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Dustyn Stone Addington
PHIL 100
Seattle Campus

Introduction to Philosophy

Major philosophical questions relating to such matters as the existence of God, the foundations of knowledge, the nature of reality, and the nature of morality. Approach may be either historical or topical. Offered: AWSpS.

Class description

This course will present a range of philosophical issues, including the existence of God, the nature of morality, the possibility of knowledge, and what it means to live a good life. In doing so, we will gain insight into philosophical methodology. We will develop skills in making and organizing arguments, clarity in thinking and writing, and interacting with philosophical positions.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Annette R. Bernier
Date: 04/19/2013