Some notes for PHL100
These are pdfs of our class PowerPoints:
Branches of Philosophy.
Updated 30 Jan.
Can we have certain
knowledge? Updated 6 February 2017.
Can we prove
there is a god? Updated 22 February 2017.
Is the mind a body process?
Updated 8 March 2017.
What should one do?
(Our ethics notes.)
What is a person?
Are we free?
Do we, or does history or the universe, have a purpose?
Here are some notes from older, very different versions of PHL100. I include
them because you might find some of them relevant.
Aquinas's Five Ways
Other arguments for the existence of God
Background on epistemology and the Theatetus
Descartes, Meditations 1 and 2
Descartes, Meditation 3
Descartes, Meditation 4
Descartes Meditation 5
Descartes Meditation 6
Smart on Materialism
Turing and the Turing Test
The Euthyphro Argument
Some very brief notes about Contract Theory
Some very brief notes about Environmental Ethics and Bioethics