PHIL: Philosophy

  • Department of Philosophy

    College of Humanities and Social Sciences

    PHIL 560 Philosophy of Language 3 cr.

    An investigation of issues in the philosophy of language and related issues in linguistics (including anthropological linguistics, sociolinguistics, and psycholinguistics). Sample topics include the influence of language on perception, rationalistic/empiricist perspectives on language acquisition, language and political control, reference, meaning, and truth.

    PHIL 581 Special Topics 3 cr.

    PHIL 599 Independent Study 1-6 cr.