PHIL 3120 American Philosophy 3/0/3

Prerequisite: PHIL 2010 or PHIL 1001

This course considers metaphysical and epistemological questions by examining how they were treated by the thinkers who founded pragmatism, America¿s distinctive philosophical tradition. Philosophers covered may include classical American pragmatists, such as Peirce, James, Dewey, and Mead, as well as the contemporary American pragmatists, such as Rorty.