HPL 112 Science and Metaphysics

This course provides an examination of philosophical concepts and ideas that address questions regarding the problem of knowledge (epistemology), methods of reasoning and the nature of reality (metaphysics). Special attention will be given to applying these topics to an introduction to the philosophy of natural science. Readings include classical sources such as Plato, Aristotle, Descartes, Hume, Kant, and Hegel, as well as contemporary works.




Humanities and Social Sciences Program

Typically Offered Periods

Fall Semester Spring Semester Summer Session 1 Summer Session 2