Course List

Happiness and Goodness -

INQ 120 L

Instructor: Dr. Hans M. Zorn
Block: 3
Time: M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Term: 2015SP
Room: WEST 111
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Investigates questions of values, individual and communal, from the standpoint of a particular field of learning. The course will teach reasoning skills through reading, writing and oral communication by linking key works with broader traditions of critical reflections on the good life. Students will be encouraged to explore ways in which they can use the course material for their own reflections on what it means to live well.

American Philosophy -

PHIL 265 A

Instructor: Dr. Hans M. Zorn
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2015SP
Room: WEST 123
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

The development of American philosophy from the colonial period to contemporary thinkers. Particular emphasis will be p laced on the pragmatist tradition, inclu ding 19th-century thinkers such as Peirc e, James, and Dewey, and contemporary fi gures such as Quine, Davidson, and Rorty . Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Topics in Philosophy of Relg. -

PHIL 321 A

Instructor: Dr. Hans M. Zorn
Block: 11
Time: T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
Term: 2015SP
Room: WEST 111
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: Previous PHIL course or permission

Catalog Description:

A detailed examination of a topic in the philosophy of religion. Topics for any given semester will be chosen from among such issues as the problem of suffering, the epistemology of religious belief, religious language, and philosophical theology. May be repeated for credit.