Fall 2021

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last updated June 14, 2021

PHIL 54.001 – FYS: Thinking about Time

Instructor: John T. Roberts. This course meets MWF 9:05 – 9:55 a.m. in PE 2066 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 63.001 – FYS: Mind, Brain, and Consciousness

Instructor: Ram Neta. This course meets TR 12:30 – 1:45 p.m. in CW 103 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 101.001 – Introduction to Philosophy: Central Problems, Great Minds, Big Ideas

Instructor: Dominik Berger. This course meets MW 3:35 – 4:50 p.m. via synchronous remote instruction.

PHIL 110H.001 – Honors: Philosophical Texts that Changed the World: An Introduction to Philosophy through Great Works

Instructor: Alex Worsnip. This course meets TR 2:00 – 3:15 p.m. in PE 2066 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 112.001 – Making Sense of Ourselves

Instructor: Ben Schwartz. This course meets MWF 9:05 – 9:55 a.m. in CW 105 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 140.001 – Knowledge and Society

Instructor: Conner Schultz. This course meets TR 8:00 – 9:15 a.m. in DE 307 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 143.001 – AI AND THE FUTURE OF HUMANITY: PHILOSOPHICAL ISSUES ABOUT TECHNOLOGY AND HUMAN SURVIVAL

Instructor: Thomas Hofweber. This course meets MW 8:00 – 8:50 a.m. in AR 121, with a recitation on Fridays, via in-person instruction.

Recitation Schedule
(all via in-person instruction)

Subject Course Section Location Start End Day Instructor
PHIL 143 601 MU 115 9:05 AM 9:55 AM F Fawell, Cal
PHIL 143 602 GA 001 11:15 AM 12:05 PM F Fawell, Cal
PHIL 143 603 PH 224 10:10 AM 11:00 AM F Lane, Devin
PHIL 143 604 MU 204 12:20 PM 1:10 PM F Lane, Devin
PHIL 143 605 PE 2094 11:15 AM 12:05 PM F Spiehler, Alyse
PHIL 143 606 DE 205 1:25 PM 2:15 PM F Spiehler, Alyse
PHIL 143 607 PH 224 11:15 AM 12:05 PM F Stroud, Ripley
PHIL 143 608 AL 205 1:25 PM 2:15 PM F Stroud, Ripley

PHIL 150.001 – Theory, Evidence, and Understanding in Science

Instructor: Yifan Li. This course meets MWF 10:10 – 11:00 a.m. in CW 105 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 155.001 – Truth and Proof: Introduction to Mathematical Logic

Instructor: Aaron Thieme. This course meets MWF 8:00 – 8:50 a.m. in CW 105 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 155H.001 – Honors: Truth and Proof: Introduction to Mathematical Logic

Instructor: John T. Roberts. This course meets MWF 11:15 a.m. – 12:05 p.m. in PE 2066 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 160.001 – Virtue, Value, and Happiness: An Introduction to Moral Theory

Instructor: Geoffrey Sayre-McCord. This course meets MW 11:15 a.m. – 12:05 p.m. in GS G100, with a recitation on Fridays, via in-person instruction.

Recitation Schedule
(all via in-person instruction)

Subject Course Section Location Start End Day Instructor
PHIL 160 601 GL 222 9:05 AM 9:55 AM F LeViness, Jackson
PHIL 160 602 GL 301 12:20 PM 1:10 PM F LeViness, Jackson
PHIL 160 603 HM 452 10:10 AM 11:00 AM F Matthews, Genae
PHIL 160 604 MY G205 12:20 PM 1:10 PM F Matthews, Genae
PHIL 160 605 SC 209 9:05 AM 9:55 AM F Whitaker, Nolan
PHIL 160 606 DA 101 1:25 PM 2:15 PM F Whitaker, Nolan
PHIL 160 607 GL 319 11:15 AM 12:05 PM F Wu, Frank
PHIL 160 608 GM 213 1:25 PM 2:15 PM F Wu, Frank
PHIL 160 609 GA 209 10:10 AM 11:00 AM F Yu, Aurora
PHIL 160 610 GA 001 12:20 PM 1:10 PM F Yu, Aurora

PHIL 163.001 – Practical Ethics: Moral Reasoning and How We Live

Instructor: TBA (incoming July 1, 2021). This course meets TR 8:00 – 9:15 a.m. in MU 105 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 163.002 – Practical Ethics: Moral Reasoning and How We Live

Instructor: TBA (incoming July 1, 2021). This course meets TR 3:30 – 4:45 p.m. in CW 105 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 163H.001 – Honors: Practical Ethics: Moral Reasoning and How We Live

Instructor: Tom Dougherty. This course meets TR 11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. in CW 103 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 165.001 – Bioethics

Instructor: TBA (incoming July 1, 2021). This course meets MWF 1:25 – 2:15 p.m. in SC 209 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 165.002 – Bioethics

Instructor: TBA (incoming July 1, 2021). This course meets MW 3:35 – 4:50 p.m. in MY G201 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 170.001 – Liberty, Rights, and Responsibilities: Introduction to Social Ethics and Political Thought

Instructor: Asya Passinsky. This course meets TR 8:00 – 9:15 a.m. in CW 105 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 170.002 – Liberty, Rights, and Responsibilities: Introduction to Social Ethics and Political Thought

Instructor: Asya Passinsky. This course meets TR 2:00 – 3:15 p.m. in CW 105 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 210.001 – Wonder, Myth, and Reason: Introduction to Ancient Greek Science and Philosophy

Instructor: Alfredo Watkins. This course meets MWF 1:25 – 2:15 p.m. in CW 105 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 224.001 – Existential Philosophy and the Meaning(lessness) of Life

Instructor: Markus Kohl. This course meets TR 11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. in CW 105 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 230.001 – Mind, Matter, and Metaphysics: the Philosophy of Experience and Reality

Instructor: Zach Thornton. This course meets TR 9:30 – 10:45 a.m. in CW 105 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 261.001 – Ethics in Action

Instructor: Delaney Thull. This course meets TR 9:30 – 10:45 a.m. in CW 208, with a recitation on Tuesday evenings, via in-person instruction.

PHIL/POLI/PWAD 272.001 – THE ETHICS OF PEACE, WAR, AND DEFENSE*

Instructor: Matthew Young. This course meets MWF 11:15 a.m. – 12:05 p.m. in PH 247 via in-person instruction.
*This section is scheduled and controlled by the Political Science Department.

PHIL 273.001 – Justice, Rights, and the Common Good: Philosophical Perspectives on Social and Economic Issues

Instructor: TBA (incoming July 1, 2021). This course meets MW 11:15 a.m. – 12:30p.m. in CW 105 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 274.001 – Race, Racism, and Social Justice: African-American Political Philosophy

Instructor: Alex Campbell. This course meets MWF 12:20 – 1:10 p.m. in MU 105 via in-person instruction.

PHIL/WGST 275.001 – Moral and Philosophical Issues of Gender in Society

Instructor: Gabriella Hulsey. This course meets MWF 8:00 – 8:50 a.m. in FB F009 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 280.001 – Morality, Law, and Justice: Issues in Legal Philosophy

Instructor: TBA (incoming July 1, 2021). This course meets TR 8:00 – 9:15 a.m. in PE 2060 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 280.002 – Morality, Law, and Justice: Issues in Legal Philosophy

Instructor: TBA (incoming July 1, 2021). This course meets TR 3:30 – 4:45 p.m. in DE 307 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 292.001 – Field Work in Philosophy: Introducing Philosophy in Primary and Secondary Schools

Instructor: Michael Vazquez. This course meets TR 3:30 – 4:45 p.m. in CW 208 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 330.001 – Metaphysics*

Instructor: Carla Merino-Rajme. This course meets TR 11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. via synchronous remote instruction.
*Carolina Away students have enrollment priority.

PHIL 340.001 – Philosophy of Mind

Instructor: Jim Pryor. This course meets MW 10:10 – 11:25 a.m. in CW 213 via in-person instruction.

PHIL/ENEC 368.001 – Living Things, Wilderness, and Ecosystems: An Introduction to Environmental Ethics

Instructor: Z Quanbeck. This course meets MWF 9:05 – 9:55 a.m. in AR 218 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 381.001 – Philosophy and Film

Instructor: Alan Nelson. This course meets M 3:35 – 6:05 p.m. in CW 105 via in-person instruction.

PHIL/POLI/ECON 384.001 – GATEWAY TO PHILOSOPHY, POLITICS, AND ECONOMICS

Instructor: Luc Bovens. This course meets TR 12:30 – 1:45 p.m. in PE 2066 via in-person instruction.

PHIL/POLI/ECON 384.002 – GATEWAY TO PHILOSOPHY, POLITICS, AND ECONOMICS

Instructor: TBA (incoming July 1, 2021). This course meets TR 12:30 – 1:45 p.m. in AR 218 via in-person instruction.

PHIL/POLI/ECON 384.003 – GATEWAY TO PHILOSOPHY, POLITICS, AND ECONOMICS

Instructor: TBA (incoming July 1, 2021). This course meets MW 3:35 – 4:50 p.m. in CW 103 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 421.001 – Rationalism

Instructor: Alan Nelson. This course meets W 4:00 – 6:30 p.m. in CW 213 via in-person instruction.

PHIL/LING 445.001 – Advanced Philosophy of Language

Instructor: Jim Pryor. This course meets M 3:00 – 5:30 p.m. in CW 213 via in-person instruction.

PHIL 468.001 – Risk and Society

Instructor: Luc Bovens. This course meets T 4:00 – 6:30 p.m. in CW 213 via in-person instruction.

PHIL/POLI/ECON 698.001 – Philosophy, Politics, and Economics: Capstone Course

Instructor: Kirun Sankaran. This course meets MW 3:35 – 4:50 p.m. in PE 2066 via in-person instruction.

PHIL/POLI/ECON 698.002 – Philosophy, Politics, and Economics: Capstone Course

Instructor: Kirun Sankaran. This course meets TR 3:30 – 4:45 p.m. in PE 2066 via in-person instruction.