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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
S 2013 50 Philosophy Ideas You Really Need to Know 1-84724-149-2 Dupre, Ben 2007 Quercus
S 2013 Ultimate Questions : Thinking About Philosophy 0-205-73197-X Rauhut, Nils Ch. 3RD 11 Longman, Inc.
F 2012 Materials Available From The School ZZDIRECT LATEST MBS
F 2012 Ultimate Questions : Thinking About Philosophy 0-205-73197-X Rauhut, Nils Ch. 3RD 11 Longman, Inc.
S 2012 (5x8 spiral bound notebook for philosophy journal) NA NA NA (Staples)
S 2012 50 PHILOSOPHY IDEAS YOU R 1-84724-149-2 DUPRE TRAFALGAR
S 2012 CONSTRUCTING A LIFE PHILO 0-7377-1263-5 SCHMIDT GREENHAVEN
S 2012 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS 0-205-73197-X RAUHUT 3 PH
F 2011 (5x8 spiral bound notebook for philosophy journal) NA NA NA (Staples)
F 2011 50 PHILOSOPHY IDEAS YOU R 1-84724-149-2 DUPRE TRAFALGAR
F 2011 CONSTRUCTING A LIFE PHILO 0-7377-1263-5 SCHMIDT GREENHAVEN
F 2011 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS 0-205-73197-X RAUHUT 3 PH
S 2011 50 PHILOSOPHY IDEAS YOU R 1-84724-149-2 DUPRE NEBRASKA BO
S 2011 50 PHILOSOPHY IDEAS YOU R 1-84724-149-2 DUPRE TRAFALGAR
S 2011 CONSTRUCTING A LIFE PHILO 0-7377-1263-5 SCHMIDT GREENHAVEN
S 2011 Spiral bound note book, approximately 5x8 inches
S 2011 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS 0-321-41298-2 RAUHUT 2 PEARSON EDU
F 2010 50 PHILOSOPHY IDEAS YOU R 1-84724-149-2 DUPRE TRAFALGAR
F 2010 AS A MAN THINKETH 0-87516-000-X ALLEN 0 DEVORSS
F 2010 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS 0-321-41298-2 RAUHUT 2 LONGMAN
S 2010 50 PHILOSOPHY IDEAS YOU R 1-84724-149-2 DUPRE NBC MISC
S 2010 ARCHETYPES OF WISDOM 0-495-60382-1 SOCCIO 7 WAD
S 2010 READINGS ON THE ULTIMATE 0-321-41300-8 RAUHUT 2 LONGMAN
S 2010 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS 0-321-41298-2 RAUHUT 2 LONGMAN
F 2009 50 PHILOSOPHY IDEAS YOU R 1-84724-149-2 DUPRE NBC MISC
F 2009 ABOUT PHILOSOPHY (W/CD) 0-13-191606-8 WOLFF 9 PEARSON EDUCATION
F 2009 ABOUT PHILOSOPHY (W/CD) 0-13-191606-8 WOLFF ABOUT PH 9 PH
F 2009 LITTLE PHILOSOPHY BOOK 0-19-531114-0 SOLOMON OXF
F 2009 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS 0-321-41298-2 RAUHUT 2 LONGMAN
S 2009 ABOUT PHILOSOPHY (W/CD) 0-13-191606-8 WOLFF 9 PEARSON EDUCATION
F 2008 ABOUT PHILOSOPHY (W/CD) 0-13-191606-8 WOLFF 9 PEARSON EDUCATION
S 2008 ABOUT PHILOSOPHY (W/CD) WOLFF 9 PH
S 2008 ARCHETYPES OF WISDOM SOCCIO 6 WAD
S 2008 READINGS ON THE ULTIMATE RAUHUT 2 LONGMAN
S 2008 Readings on the Ultimate Questions: An Introductio 0-321-41300-8 Rauhut second Penguin Academics
S 2008 ULTIMATE QUESTIONS RAUHUT 2 LONGMAN
S 2008 Ultimate Questions: Thinking About Philosophy 0-321-41298-2 Rauhut second Penguin Academics
F 2007 ABOUT PHILOSOPHY (W/CD) WOLFF 9 PH
F 2007 ARCHETYPES OF WISDOM SOCCIO 6 WAD
S 2007 ABOUT PHILOSOPHY (W/CD) 0-13-191606-8 WOLFF 9 PEARSON EDUCATION
S 2007 ARCHETYPES OF WISDOM 0-495-00707-2 SOCCIO 6 WADSWORTH, INC.
S 2006 SOCCIO D" ARCHETYP
F 2005 ABOUT PHILOSOPHY-TEXT WOLFF 8TH 00
F 2005 EXPERIENCE OF PHILOSOPHY KOLAK 6TH 06
F 2005 WHAT DOES IT ALL MEAN? NAGEL 87
F 2003 About Philosopyy 0130853933 8 Pearson
F 2003 About Philosopyy 0130853933 Wolff 8 Pearson
F 2002 ABOUT PHILOSOPHY 0130853933 WOLFF 8 PEARSON
F 2002 DOES THE CENTER HOLD? 0767415809 PALMER 3 MCG
F 2002 SOPHIE'S WORLD 0425152251 GAARDER BERKLEY
S 2002 About Philosophy 0-13-085393-3 Wolff 8th Pearson
W 2002 About Philosophy 0-13-744251-3 Wolff 7 PH
F 2001 About Philosophy 0-13-085393-3 Wolff 8th Pearson
S 2001 About Philosophy 0-13-085393-3 Wolff 8 PH
S 2001 Big Questions 0-15-503696-6 Solomon 5 Harco
S 2001 Consolation of Philosophy 0-679-44276-6 Debottom RH
W 2001 About Philosophy 0-13-744251-3 Wolff 7 PH
F 2000 About Philosophy 0-13-085393-3 Wolff 8 PH
S 2000 About Philosophy 0-13-744251-3 Wolff 7 PH
W 2000 About Philosophy 0-13-744251-3 Wolff 7 PH
F 1999 About Philosophy 0-13-744251-3 Wolff 7 PH
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