Description
FREEDOM AND DETERMINISM
This course analyzes three concepts of determinism--theological determinism, logical determinism or fatalism, and physical determinism--and examines the various philosophical arguments designed either to show that determinism and free will do clash or alternatively that they are reconcilable.
Details
Grading Basis
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Recitation - Required
Course Attributes
Phil. Thinking or Ethics
Pmathic Ctext: Ethical/Pol
Offering
Course
HPS 1682
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
History & Philosophy of Sci
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Enrollment Requirements
LVL: Jr, So, or Sr
Typically Offered
Fall