Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2018

     

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PHIL 304 001 (CRN: 24924)

METAPHYSICS

Long Title: METAPHYSICS
Department: Philosophy
Instructor: Grandy, Richard E.
Meeting: 11:00AM - 11:50AM MWF (8-JAN-2018 - 20-APR-2018) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 15
Enrollment data as of: 14-APR-2024 8:49AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
25-APR-2018  
9:00AM - 12:00PM W
 
Description: Examination of metaphysical theories in the works of historical and contemporary thinkers. Topics may include: free will, the identity of persons over time, causation, possibility and necessity, design and chance, the nature of existence, the nature of time. Recommended prerequisite(s): A previous course in philosophy.