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Number:PH201
Name:Philosophy
Description:This course includes review and analysis of principle ideas in western philosophy and the impact of those ideas on contemporary thinking in the study of nature and human nature, political and social theory, art, theory of knowledge, philosophy of religion, and moral philosophy. Students are introduced to critical and analytical methods in order to distinguish between what a person thinks and how a person thinks.
Credit(s):3
Offered (DAY schedule):Every semester
Instructor Permission Required:N
Pre-Requisite(s):

Course Objectives

Understand an apply components of philosophical inquiry
Gain familiarity with origins and development of western philosophy
"Know major categories of philosophical thought, major philosophers, and their work.
"Appreciate relevance of philosophy to our social, professional, and personal lives.

Books Previously Used in this Course

Term Year Title ISBN Author Edition Publisher Instructor New Used Rental eBook
S 2017 VOICES OF WISDOM 9781285874333 KESSLER 9TH 16 CENGAGE L Kelsey $0 $161 $0
S 2017 VOICES OF WISDOM 9781285874333 KESSLER 9TH 16 CENGAGE L Kelsey $0 $161 $0
S 2017 LITTLE HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY 9780300187793 WARBURTON 11 TRILITERAL Lepley $18 $0 $0
S 2017 PHILOSOPHY BOOK 9780756668617 DK PUBLISHING 11 PENG RAND Hansen-Childers $26 $0 $0
F 2016 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS-TEXT 9780205-73-1978 RAUHUT 3RD 11 PEARSON Scozzafava $0 $45 $0
F 2016 VOICES OF WISDOM 9781285-87-4333 KESSLER 9TH 16 CENGAGE L Kelsey $0 $156 $0
F 2016 SOPHIE'S WORLD 9780425-15-2256 GAARDER 96 PENG RAND Hansen-Childers $0 $7 $0
F 2016 SOPHIE'S WORLD 9780425152256 GAARDER 96 PENG RAND Hansen-Childers $0 $7 $0 $0
F 2016 VOICES OF WISDOM 9781285874333 KESSLER 9TH 16 CENGAGE L Kelsey $209 $161 $86 $0
S 2016 LITTLE HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY 9780300187793 WARBURTON 11 TRILITERAL Lepley $16 $0 $0
S 2016 LITTLE HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY 9780300187793 WARBURTON 11 TRILITERAL Hansen-Childers $16 $13 $0
S 2016 READINGS ON ULTIMATE QUESTIONS-TEXT 9780205731985 RAUHUT 3RD 10 PEARSON Simone $0 $54 $0
S 2016 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS-TEXT 9780205731978 RAUHUT 3RD 11 PEARSON Simone $27 $43 $0
S 2016 WORLD OF PHILOSOPHY:INTRO.READER 9780190233396 CAHN 16 OXF Kelsey $0 $60 $0
F 2015 (none) Scozzafava $0 $0 $0
F 2015 LITTLE HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY 9780300187793 WARBURTON 11 TRILITERAL Lepley $16 $12 $0
F 2015 SOPHIE'S WORLD 9780425152256 GAARDER 96 PENG RAND Hansen-Childers $0 $8 $0
F 2015 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS-TEXT 9780205731978 RAUHUT 3RD 11 PEARSON Scozzafava $27 $41 $0
F 2015 50 PHILOSOPHY IDEAS YOU REALLY..(41498) 9781847241498 DUPRE 7 HACHETTE B Scozzafava $0 $8 $0
F 2015 VOICES OF WISDOM 9781285874333 KESSLER 9TH 16 CENGAGE L Kelsey $193 $0 $0
F 2014 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS-TEXT 9780205731978 RAUHUT 3RD 11 Scozzafava $49 $40 $0
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F 2014 SOPHIE'S WORLD 9780425152256 GAARDER 96 Hansen-Childers $0 $8 $0
F 2014 CAVE & THE LIGHT 9780553807301 HERMAN Hansen-Childers $0 $30 $0
F 2014 TWENTY QUESTIONS:INTRO.TO PHILOSOPHY 9781439043967 BOWIE 7TH 11 Atkinson $0 $135 $0
S 2014 SOPHIE'S WORLD 9780374530716 GAARDER 7 Hansen-Childers $0 $0 $0
S 2014 LITTLE HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY 9780300187793 WARBURTON 12 Lepley $0 $0 $0
S 2014 50 PHILOSOPHY IDEAS YOU REALLY..(41498) 9781847241498 DUPRE 7 Scozzafava $0 $0 $0
S 2014 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS-TEXT 9780205731978 RAUHUT 3RD 11 Scozzafava $0 $0 $0
V 2014 READINGS ON ULTIMATE QUESTIONS-TEXT 9780205731985 RAUHUT 3RD 10 Simone $0 $0 $0
V 2014 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS-TEXT 9780205731978 RAUHUT 3RD 11 Simone $0 $0 $0
F 2013 (none) Scozzafava $0 $0 $0
F 2013 TAO TE CHING-NEW ENGLISH VERSION 9780060160012 MITCHELL 88 Lepley $0 $0 $0
F 2013 LITTLE HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY 9780300187793 WARBURTON 12 Lepley $0 $0 $0
F 2013 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS:THINKING ABOUT PHIL. 9780321412980 RAUHUT 2ND 07 Simone $0 $0 $0
F 2013 READINGS ON THE ULTIMATE QUESTIONS 9780321413000 RAUHUT 2ND 07 Simone $0 $0 $0
F 2013 50 PHILOSOPHY IDEAS YOU REALLY..(41498) 9781847241498 DUPRE 7 Scozzafava $0 $0 $0
F 2013 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS-TEXT 9780205731978 RAUHUT 3RD 11 Scozzafava $0 $0 $0
S 2013 Ultimate Questions : Thinking About Philosophy 978-0-205-73197-8 Rauhut, Nils Ch. 3RD 11 Longman, Inc. Maseychik $47 $36 $0
S 2013 50 Philosophy Ideas You Really Need to Know 978-1-84724-149-8 Dupre, Ben 2007 Quercus Scozzafava $9 $7 $0
S 2013 Ultimate Questions : Thinking About Philosophy 978-0-205-73197-8 Rauhut, Nils Ch. 3RD 11 Longman, Inc. Scozzafava $47 $36 $0
F 2012 Ultimate Questions : Thinking About Philosophy 978-0-205-73197-8 Rauhut, Nils Ch. 3RD 11 Longman, Inc. Maseychik $46 $34 $0
F 2012 Ultimate Questions : Thinking About Philosophy 978-0-205-73197-8 Rauhut, Nils Ch. 3RD 11 Longman, Inc. Scozzafava $46 $34 $0
F 2012 Ultimate Questions : Thinking About Philosophy 978-0-205-73197-8 Rauhut, Nils Ch. 3RD 11 Longman, Inc. Maseychik $46 $34 $0
F 2012 Materials Available From The School ZZDIRECT LATEST MBS Scozzafava $0 $0 $0
S 2012 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS 0-205-73197-X RAUHUT 3 PH Scozzafava $0 $0
S 2012 (5x8 spiral bound notebook for philosophy journal) NA NA NA (Staples) Scozzafava $0 $0
S 2012 50 PHILOSOPHY IDEAS YOU R 1-84724-149-2 DUPRE TRAFALGAR Scozzafava $0 $0
S 2012 CONSTRUCTING A LIFE PHILO 0-7377-1263-5 SCHMIDT GREENHAVEN Lepley $0 $0
F 2011 CONSTRUCTING A LIFE PHILO 0-7377-1263-5 SCHMIDT GREENHAVEN Lepley $24 $18
F 2011 50 PHILOSOPHY IDEAS YOU R 1-84724-149-2 DUPRE TRAFALGAR Scozzafava $9 $7
F 2011 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS 0-205-73197-X RAUHUT 3 PH Scozzafava $40 $30
F 2011 (5x8 spiral bound notebook for philosophy journal) NA NA NA (Staples) Scozzafava $0 $0
F 2011 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS 0-205-73197-X RAUHUT 3 PH Maseychik $40 $30
S 2011 50 PHILOSOPHY IDEAS YOU R 1-84724-149-2 DUPRE TRAFALGAR Lepley $0 $0
S 2011 50 PHILOSOPHY IDEAS YOU R 1-84724-149-2 DUPRE NEBRASKA BO Scozzafava $9 $7
S 2011 Spiral bound note book, approximately 5x8 inches Scozzafava $0 $0
S 2011 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS 0-321-41298-2 RAUHUT 2 PEARSON EDU Scozzafava $40 $30
S 2011 CONSTRUCTING A LIFE PHILO 0-7377-1263-5 SCHMIDT GREENHAVEN Lepley $24 $18
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F 2010 AS A MAN THINKETH 0-87516-000-X ALLEN 0 DEVORSS Lepley $4 $3
F 2010 50 PHILOSOPHY IDEAS YOU R 1-84724-149-2 DUPRE TRAFALGAR Scozzafava $9 $7
S 2010 50 PHILOSOPHY IDEAS YOU R 1-84724-149-2 DUPRE NBC MISC Scozzafava $9 $7
S 2010 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS 0-321-41298-2 RAUHUT 2 LONGMAN Simone $37 $28
S 2010 ARCHETYPES OF WISDOM 0-495-60382-1 SOCCIO 7 WAD Maseychik $116 $87
S 2010 READINGS ON THE ULTIMATE 0-321-41300-8 RAUHUT 2 LONGMAN Simone $42 $32
F 2009 LITTLE PHILOSOPHY BOOK 0-19-531114-0 SOLOMON OXF Lepley $18 $14
F 2009 50 PHILOSOPHY IDEAS YOU R 1-84724-149-2 DUPRE NBC MISC Scozzafava $9 $7
F 2009 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS 0-321-41298-2 RAUHUT 2 LONGMAN Scozzafava $37 $28
F 2009 ABOUT PHILOSOPHY (W/CD) 0-13-191606-8 WOLFF 9 PEARSON EDUCATION Scozzafava $100 $75
F 2009 ABOUT PHILOSOPHY (W/CD) 0-13-191606-8 WOLFF ABOUT PH 9 PH Lepley $100 $75
S 2009 ABOUT PHILOSOPHY (W/CD) 0-13-191606-8 WOLFF 9 PEARSON EDUCATION Quigg $95 $71
F 2008 ABOUT PHILOSOPHY (W/CD) 0-13-191606-8 WOLFF 9 PEARSON EDUCATION Quigg $95 $71
S 2008 Ultimate Questions: Thinking About Philosophy 0-321-41298-2 Rauhut second Penguin Academics Simone $0 $0
S 2008 Readings on the Ultimate Questions: An Introductio 0-321-41300-8 Rauhut second Penguin Academics Simone $0 $0
S 2008 ARCHETYPES OF WISDOM SOCCIO 6 WAD Maseychik $96 $72
S 2008 ABOUT PHILOSOPHY (W/CD) WOLFF 9 PH Quigg $91 $69
S 2008 READINGS ON THE ULTIMATE RAUHUT 2 LONGMAN Simone $41 $31
S 2008 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS RAUHUT 2 LONGMAN Simone $34 $26
F 2007 ARCHETYPES OF WISDOM SOCCIO 6 WAD Maseychik $88 $66
F 2007 ABOUT PHILOSOPHY (W/CD) WOLFF 9 PH Reid $88 $66
F 2007 ABOUT PHILOSOPHY (W/CD) WOLFF 9 PH Reid $88 $66
S 2007 ARCHETYPES OF WISDOM 0-495-00707-2 SOCCIO 6 WADSWORTH, INC. Maseychik $85 $63
S 2007 ABOUT PHILOSOPHY (W/CD) 0-13-191606-8 WOLFF 9 PEARSON EDUCATION Quigg $84 $63
S 2006 SOCCIO D" ARCHETYP Lepley $0 $72
F 2005 EXPERIENCE OF PHILOSOPHY KOLAK 6TH 06 Maseychik $65 $49
F 2005 WHAT DOES IT ALL MEAN? NAGEL 87 Maseychik $16 $12
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F 2001 About Philosophy 0-13-085393-3 Wolff 8th Pearson Quigg $58 $44
S 2001 Big Questions 0-15-503696-6 Solomon 5 Harco Lepley $45 $0
S 2001 About Philosophy 0-13-085393-3 Wolff 8 PH Quigg $55 $0
S 2001 Consolation of Philosophy 0-679-44276-6 Debottom RH Lepley $23 $0
W 2001 About Philosophy 0-13-744251-3 Wolff 7 PH Grant $0 $0
F 2000 About Philosophy 0-13-085393-3 Wolff 8 PH Quigg $47 $0
S 2000 About Philosophy 0-13-744251-3 Wolff 7 PH Quigg $57 $0
S 2000 About Philosophy 0-13-744251-3 Wolff 7 PH Quigg $57 $0
W 2000 About Philosophy 0-13-744251-3 Wolff 7 PH Grant $57 $0
F 1999 About Philosophy 0-13-744251-3 Wolff 7 PH Quigg $57 $0