Series from left to right of Gottlob Frege, Ludwig Wittgenstein, and Bertrand Russell. (Images courtesy of Zalta, Edward N., "Gottlob Frege
", The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Spring 2004 Edition), Edward N. Zalta (ed.), National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
, and Irvine, A. D., "Bertrand Russell
", The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Summer 2004 Edition), Edward N. Zalta (ed.).)
This course features a comprehensive set of assignments
in the form of weekly essay questions.
An intensive seminar on the foundations of analytic philosophy for first-year graduate students. A large selection of classic texts, from Frege's Foundations of Arithmetic to Wittgenstein's Philosophical Investigations, is covered in this course.