Spring 2013

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FYS: Dealing with Evil (PHIL 58.001)

Instructor: Gerald Postema. This course meets Mondays and Wednesdays from 11:00AM – 12:15PM in Peabody 216.

 

FYS: Death as a Philosophical Problem (PHIL 78.001)

Instructor: Ryan Preston-Roedder. This course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30 – 10:45 AM in Caldwell 103.

 

Introduction to Main Problems (PHIL 101.001)

Instructor: Wesley Sauret. This course meets Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 9:00AM – 9:50AM in Caldwell 105.

 

Introduction to Great Works (PHIL 110.001)

Instructor: Megan Mitchell. This course meets Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 11:00AM – 11:50AM in Caldwell 105.

 

Introduction to Great Works (PHIL 110.002)

Instructor: Jennifer Wright. This course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:30 – 1:45 p.m. in New East 102.

 

Making Sense of Ourselves (PHIL 112.001)

Instructor: Miroslav Losonsky. This class meets Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 1:00PM – 1:50PM in Caldwell 105.

 

Philosophy of Western Religion (PHIL 134H.001/RELI 126H.001)

Instructor: Ryan Preston-Roedder. This honors course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:30PM – 1:45PM in Peabody 216.

 

Philosophy of Science (PHIL 150.001)

Instructor: Finnur Dellsen. This course meets Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 9:00AM – 9:50AM in Caldwell 103.

 

Introduction to Mathematical Logic (PHIL 155.001)

Instructor: Thomas Hofweber. This course meets Mondays and Wednesdays from 11:00AM – 11:50AM in the Genome Sciences Building G200. This course also has a required recitation on Fridays.

 

Introduction to Ethics (PHIL 160.001)

Instructor: Geoff Sayre-McCord. This course meets Mondays and Wednesdays from 10:00AM – 10:50AM in the Fed-Ex Global Center room 1015. This course also has a required recitation on Fridays.

 

Introduction to Ethics (PHIL 160.002)

Instructor: Luke Maring. This course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:30PM – 1:45PM in Caldwell 105.

 

Introduction to Ethics (PHIL 160.951)

Instructor: Kate Nolfi. This course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00PM – 7:15PM in Caldwell 105.

 

Introduction to Ethics (PHIL 160H.001)

Instructor: William Lycan. This honors course meets Mondays and Wednesdays from 11:00AM – 12:15PM in Caldwell 103.

 

Practical Ethics (PHIL 163.001)

Instructor: Alexander Jech. This course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:00AM – 9:15AM in Caldwell 105.

 

Practical Ethics (PHIL 163.002)

Instructor: Douglas MacLean. This course meets on Tuesdays from 5:00 – 7:30 p.m. in Graham Memorial 038, with a recitation on Fridays from 8:00 – 8:50 a.m. in Caldwell 208.

 

Bioethics (PHIL 165.951)

Instructor: Anya Farennikova. This course meets Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM in Caldwell 105.

 

Social Ethics and Political Thought (PHIL 170.001)

Instructor: Cole Mitchell. This course meets Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 12:00 – 12:50PM in Caldwell 105.

 

Ancient Greek Philosophy (PHIL 210.001)

Instructor: Pavlos Kontos. This course meets Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 10:00AM – 10:50AM in Caldwell 105.

 

Ancient Greek Philosophy (PHIL 210H.001)

Instructor: James Lesher. This honors course meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30 – 10:45 a.m. in Caldwell 208.

 

Existential Philosophy (PHIL 224.001)

Instructor: Pavlos Kontos. This course meets Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 2:00PM – 2:50PM in Caldwell 105.

 

Ethics of Peace War and Defense (PHIL 272.001/POLI 272.001/PWAD 272.001)

Instructor: Iskra Fileva. This course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:00PM – 3:15PM in Caldwell 105.

 

Social Justice (PHIL 273.001)

Instructor: Bernard Boxill. This course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30AM – 10:45AM in Caldwell 105.

 

African-American Political Philosophy (PHIL 274H.001)

Instructor: Bernard Boxill. This honors course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:30PM – 1:45PM in Caldwell 103.

 

Feminism (PHIL 275.001/WMST 275.001)

Instructor: Jen Kling. This course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:00AM – 12:15PM in Caldwell 103.

 

Morality and Law (PHIL 280.001)

Instructors: Luke Maring. This course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30PM – 4:45PM in Caldwell 103.

 

Induction, Probability and Confirmation (PHIL 357.001)

Instructor: John Roberts. This course meets Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:30AM – 10:45AM in Caldwell 213.

 

Ethics and Economics (PHIL 364.001)

Instructor: Cole Mitchell. This course meets Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 10:00AM – 10:50AM in Caldwell 103.

 

Environmental Ethics (PHIL 368.001/ENST 368.001)

Instructor: Reid Blackman. This course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:00PM – 3:15PM in Peabody 216.

 

Political Philosophy (PHIL 370.001)

Instructor: Alexander Jech. This course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30AM – 10:45AM in Peabody 216.

 

PPE Gateway Couse (PHIL 384.001/POLI 384.001/ECON 384.001)

Instructor: Iskra Fileva. This course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:30PM – 5:50PM in Caldwell 105. This course meets at Duke for the first half of the semester.

 

PPE Gateway Couse (PHIL 384.002/POLI 384.002/ECON 384.002)

Instructor: Jonathan Anomaly. This course meets Mondays and Wednesdays from 4:30PM – 5:50PM in Dey 206. This course meets at Duke for the first half of the semester.

 

Film and Philosophy (PHIL 390H.001)

Instructor: David Reeve. This course meets Wednesdays from 3:00 – 5:30 PM in Caldwell 105.

 

Aristotle (PHIL 411.001)

Instructor: David Reeve. This course meets Mondays 3:00PM – 5:30PM in Caldwell 213.

 

Hegel (PHIL 427.001)

Instructor: Gerald Postema. This course meets Wednesdays from 3:00PM – 5:30PM in Caldwell 213.

 

Philosophy of Natural Science (PHIL 450.001)

Instructor: Marc Lange. This course meets Tuesdays from 1:00PM – 3:30PM in Caldwell 213.

 

Advanced Symbolic Logic (PHIL 456.001)

Instructor: Keith Simmons. This course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30AM – 10:45AM in Caldwell 213.

 

History of Moral Philosophy (PHIL 460.001)

Instructor: Thomas Hill. This course meets Tuesdays from 4:00PM – 6:30PM in Caldwell 208.

 

Philosophy of Law (PHIL 480.001)

Instructor: Michael Corrado. This course meets Wednesdays from 4:15PM – 6:15PM in Van Hecke-Wettach Hall 3025.

 

Ethics Bowl (PHIL 560.001)

Instructor: Reid Blackman. This course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:00AM – 12:15PM in Caldwell 208. There is a required recitation Tuesdays from 7:00PM – 9:00PM in Caldwell 213.

 

Ethics, Responsibility, and Justice (PHIL 562.001)

Instructor: Jan Boxill. The course meets on Tuesdays from 12:30 – 1:45 p.m. in the Gardner 08.

 

Pre-College Philosophy (PHIL 592.001)

Instructor: Michael Burroughs. This course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:00PM – 3:15PM in Caldwell 103.

 

PPE II: Capstone Course (PHIL 698.001/POLI 698.001/ECON 698.001)

Instructor: Geoff Brennan. This course meets Tuesdays from 3:45PM – 6:15PM in Caldwell 213.