PHLC36H3 Topics in Early Modern Philosophy: Empiricism

In this course we study major figures of early modern empiricism, Locke, Berkeley, Hume, with a particular emphasis on topics such as substance, knowledge and sense perception, the mind-body problem, and the existence and nature of God.

Prerequisite: 

Any 4.5 credits and [an additional 1.5 credits in PHL courses, of which 0.5 credit must be from the History of Philosophy area of focus – see Table 1.0 for reference]

Exclusion: 

PHL311H

Breadth Requirements: 
History, Philosophy & Cultural Studies