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Humanities (HUMS)

College of the Humanities
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

HUMS 3205 [1.0 credit]

Platonism and Idealism

The Platonic tradition in epistemology will be compared with Modern epistemological theories, primarily from the German Idealistic school. Main authors will be Plato, Kant, Hegel. Other authors may include Plotinus, Proclus, Augustine, Eriugena, Cusanus, Ficino, Leibniz, Spinoza, Locke.
Prerequisite: third-year standing or permission of the Department.
Lectures three hours a week.

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