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This course is designed to allow participants to engage in the exploration of the grammatical structure of a language... see more

This course provides an overview of the distinctive features which distinguish sound categories of languages of the... see more

This course will investigate the semantics of generic sentences, i.e., sentences that are used to talk about habits,... see more

I realize that "Modes of Assertion" is a rather cryptic title for the course. What we will explore are ways of modulating... see more

This course explores topics related to the representation and expression of propositional attitudes (e.g. belief,... see more

The goal of this course is to prepare you to engage in experimental investigations of questions related to linguistic... see more

This course gives an introduction to the science of linguistic meaning. There are two branches to this discipline:... see more

This course will acquaint you with some of the important results and ideas of the last half - century of research in... see more

This course offers an advanced survey of current debates about the ontology, methodology, and aims of the social... see more

The seminar will explore the phenomenon of a priori knowledge. We'll consider some notable attempts to account for a... see more

The objective of the graduate-level course is to give people a sense of what "accounting for vagueness" is all about, why... see more

The seminar will be devoted to understanding what we're up to when we ascribe contents to a person's assertions and... see more

This is a class about 'ought' and ought—you can think of it as a class in philosophy of language and metaphysics in which... see more

This is a seminar on "self-knowledge" -- knowledge of one's own mental states. In addition to reading some of the classic... see more

This course is a survey of recent philosophy of perception. The main topics discussed are the following: the transparency... see more

Propositions are everywhere in the philosophy of mind. Believing, hoping, and intending (for example) are said to be... see more

This is a seminar on issues connected with the traditional "problem of other minds". In addition to reading some of the... see more

This course examines problems in the philosophy of film as well as literature studied in relation to their making of... see more

This course is an introduction to problems about creativity as it pervades human experience and behavior. Questions about... see more

This course is a seminar on creativity in art, science, and technology. We discuss how these pursuits are jointly... see more

This course is a seminar on the nature of love and sex, approached as topics both in philosophy and in literature.... see more

The class will be devoted to the work of David Lewis, one of the most exciting and influential philosophers of the late... see more