Description
PRAGMATISM
The course focuses on key pragmatic texts from C.S. Pearce to the present. But it will also give some consideration to the historical background of pragmatism and to later critical responses and reactions. Emphasis will be upon those pragmatic teachings ' especially in semantics, epistemology and philosophy of science ' that bear on currently controverted issues.
Details
Grading Basis
Grad LG/SNC Basis
Units
3
Component
Seminar - Required
Offering
Course
HPS 2720
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
History & Philosophy of Sci
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Typically Offered
Spring