American Philosophy
Robert Lane, Ph.D.
PHIL 2030 | Spring 2013

Office: TLC 2247
Office Hours:
  • T: 8:30-9:15am; 11am-12:15pm; 3:30-4pm
  • W: 10am-12pm (except 1st & 3rd Weds); 1-3pm
  • R: 11am-12:15pm; 3:30-4pm
     and by appointment

  •   Email: rlane "at" westga "dot" edu
    My office telephone: (678) 839-4745
    Philosophy Program telephone:
       (678) 839-6512

    UWG Philosophy Program Web Site


    Syllabus

    Course Schedule (updated March 25)

    Term Paper Instructions

    NEW! Study Guide for Test 2

    Study Guide for Test 1

      Test Archive

     

    Lecture Notes

    Lecture Notes corresponding to each day's class will be usually be posted between 11am and 12pm.

    April 16: Rorty 4: "Pragmatism as Anti-Authoritarianism"

    April 11: Rorty 3: "Pragmatism, Relativism, Irrationalism"

    April 9: Rorty 2: "Pragmatism, Relativism, Irrationalism"

    April 4: Rorty 1: "Pragmatism, Relativism, Irrationalism"

    April 2: Dewey 7: "Truth and Consequences"

    March 28: Dewey 6: "Truth and Consequences"

    March 26: Dewey 5: "Truth and Consequences"

    March 14: Dewey 4: "The Quest for Certainty"

    March 12: Dewey 3: "The Quest for Certainty"

    March 5: Dewey 2: "The Quest for Certainty"

    February 28: Dewey 1


    February 19: James 4: "Pragmatism's Conception of Truth"

    February 14: James 3: "What Pragmatism Means"; "Pragmatism's Conception of Truth"

    February 12: James 2: "What Pragmatism Means"

    February 7: James 1: "The Present Dilemma in Philosophy"

    February 5: Peirce 8: "How to Make Our Ideas Clear"

    January 31: Peirce 7: "How to Make Our Ideas Clear"

    January 29: Peirce 6: "Fixation of Belief"

    January 24: Peirce 5: "Fixation of Belief"

    January 22: Peirce 4: "Fixation of Belief"

    January 17: Peirce 3: Against Cartesianism; "Fixation of Belief"

    January 15: Peirce 2: Against Cartesianism

    January 10: Peirce 1: Against Cartesianism (slight revision Jan. 14)

    January 8: Introduction to American Philosophy and Pragmatism





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