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Honours Bachelor of Arts (Indigenous Learning and Philosophy Majors) (TB) - Early Modern Philosophy

Philosophy 2614 Early Modern Philosophy
A survey of philosophy in the early modern period up to the Scottish Enlightment. Figures studied may include Galileo, Bacon, Mersenne, Gassendi, Boyle, Descartes, Hobbes, Spinoza, Malebranche, Arnauld, Newton, Locke, Leibniz, Bayle, and Berkeley. Emphasis is on the contributions of these figures to that decisive break with the past which characterizes this time period.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): One half-course in Philosophy
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Notes: Students who have previous credit in Philosophy 2319 may not take Philosophy 2614 for credit.
Course Classifications: Type A: Humanities