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Spring 2016 Course offerings

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

* Interested in presenting a paper at an UNDERGRADUATE PHILOSOPHY CONFERENCE or publishing in an UNDERGRADUATE PHILOSOPHY JOURNAL? You should consider it! To see what options are available, both in state and out of state, click here.

PHILOSOPHY BOWLING RESULTS

• Is the world eternal? YES
• Do humans have contra-causal free will (i.e., can humans do otherwise)? NO
• Is beauty in the eye of the beholder? YES
• Do humans have souls? YES
• Are there natural rights? YES
• Is it morally permissible to eat meat? NO
• Is the unexamined life worth living? NO
• Is truth subjectivity? YES
• Is virtue necessary for happiness? YES
• Can a computer have a mind? YES
• Can humans know reality as it is in itself? YES
• Is hell other people? YES
• Can art be created accidentally? NO
• Can we change the past? NO
• Are numbers real? NO
• Is it always better to know the truth? YES

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Some course offerings of note for Spring 2016.

Kleiner will teach his usual slate of lower division courses, but will also teach thebilbobaggins-smoking1 Tolkien and Lewis course on myth.  It is listed as a PHIL 4900 Special Topics course.  Space is limited, so register early if you are interested.

Huenemann will return from sabbatical and will teach PHIL 3150 Kant and the 19th Century along with a section of PHIL 1000 Intro.

Holberg will teach 2400 Ethics along with 3580 Ethics and Economic Life.

Sherlock will teach 3500 Medical Ethics and 4530 Ethics and Biotechnology.

Steinhoff will teach 1250 Practical Logic and 4310 Philosophy of Science.

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