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PHIL 111 Philosophy In Literature

3 hours lecture, 3 units
Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option

Description: This course provides an introduction to the aims, methods, issues and problems associated with philosophy and philosophical activity. In this course students read and analyze selected classical and/or contemporary literature which portrays or dramatizes perennial philosophical questions, issues and themes relating to such topics as: the nature of reality, the notion of the self, the issue of choice and determinism, the problem of good and evil, the characteristics of the good life. This offering may be of interest to students pursuing studies in literature or in the Behavioral and/or Social Sciences.

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