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Metaphysics and Epistemology


This course will be an introduction to general metaphysics and epistemology. Topics from a cross-cultural philosophical pool include: substance, property, self, time, language, modality, causation, mind, body, number, logic, truth, knowledge, justification, belief, action, desire, perception, intuition, memory, testimony, disagreement, conceivability, understanding, and epistemic virtue. Attention will be given to issues concerning the epistemology and methodology of philosophy.