Description
THE UNITY OF SCIENCE
** available as of 06/30/2021
This seminar focuses on the changing conceptions of the structure and unity/disunity of science as a whole in the modern era. The seminar explores how these conceptions relate to questions regarding the proper domain of the sciences, the notion of method, skepticism and foundationalism. We will read fundamental philosophical texts from antiquity through modernity to the logical positivists.
Details
Grading Basis
Grad LG/SNC Basis
Units
3
Offering
Course
HPS 2171
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
History & Philosophy of Sci
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus