Analytic Philosophy
Robert Lane, Ph.D.
PHIL 4150 | Fall 2012
TR 9:30-10:50am | Pafford 308

NEW! Study Guide: Test 2

Study Guide: Test 1


Course Schedule (updated Nov.12)

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Lecture Notes

Lecture Notes corresponding to each day's class will usually be posted after 11am.

November 27: Quine: "On What There Is" 2

November 15: Quine: "On What There Is" 1

November 13: Quine: "Two Dogmas of Empiricism" 3

November 8: Quine: "Two Dogmas of Empiricism" 2

November 6: Quine: "Two Dogmas of Empiricism" 1

November 1: Later Wittgenstein 2

October 30: Criticisms of Logical Positivism; Later Wittgenstein 1

October 25: Stevenson's Emotivism 2

October 23: Stevenson's Emotivism 1

October 18: Ayer's Logical Positivism 2

October 16: Ayer's Logical Positivism 1

October 11: Early Wittgenstein: Tractatus 3

October 9: Early Wittgenstein: Tractatus 2

October 4: Early Wittgenstein: Tractatus 1

  • An audio recording of the October 4 lecture [please disregard my stupid misstatement of the German word that gets translated "atomic facts" by Ogden and "states of affairs" by Pears and McGuiness--it's "Sachverhalten," not "Verhalten" as I say repeatedly in this lecture]

    September 25: Moore: "The Subject-matter of Ethics"

    September 20: Russell: "On Denoting" 2

    September 18: Russell: "On Denoting" 1

    September 13: Frege: "Thought"

    September 11: Frege: "On Sense and Reference" 4

    September 6: Frege: "On Sense and Reference" 3

    August 30: Frege: "On Sense and Reference" 2

    August 28: Frege: "On Sense and Reference" 1

    August 23: Analytic vs. Continental Philosophy

    August 21: Introduction to Analytic Philosophy

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