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Cass J Weller
PHIL 520
Seattle Campus

Seminar in Ancient Philosophy

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The course will be a careful examination of Plato's successive efforts to define knowledge: perception, true judgment, true judgment with an account. Burnyeat's extended introduction to the text will provide an interpretive foil. Articles from other commentators will be made available. The course will be a careful examination of Plato's successive efforts to define knowledge: perception, true judgment, true judgment with an account. Burnyeat's extended introduction to the text will provide an interpretive foil. Articles from other commentators will be made available.

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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 Sara L. Caka
Date: 02/20/2008