Proseminar in Philosophy I

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A memorial bust of Bertrand Russell stands in Red Lion Square, London. (Image courtesy of russell davies on flickr. License CC BY-NC.)


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Fall 2013



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This course is an intensive seminar on the foundations of analytic philosophy for first-year graduate students. A large selection of classic texts, such as Frege's Foundations of Arithmetic, Russell's Problems of Philosophy, and Wittgenstein's Philosophical Investigations, is covered in this course.

Alex Byrne, and Stephen Yablo. 24.400 Proseminar in Philosophy I, Fall 2013. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare), (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

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