PHLC43H3 History of Analytic Philosophy

This course explores the foundation of Analytic Philosophy in the late 19th and early 20th century, concentrating on Frege, Russell, and Moore. Special attention paid to the discovery of mathematical logic, its motivations from and consequences for metaphysics and the philosophy of mind.

Prerequisite: 

Any 4.5 credits and [an additional 1.5 credits in PHL courses, including PHLB50H3 and 0.5 credit from the Mind, Metaphysics and Epistemology area of focus see Table 1.0 for reference]

Exclusion: 

PHL325H

Breadth Requirements: 
History, Philosophy & Cultural Studies