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Winter Term 2019 Science Fiction and Philosophy - 1280 - PHIL 315
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Prerequisites/Notes: One course in philosophy or junior standing, or consent of instructor

Catalog Description : What can alternative science fiction worlds and speculative futures reveal about the nature of reality and our own condition? In answering this question we will engage philosophical puzzles inspired by science fiction in various forms: short stories, novels, television series and movies. Topics may include time travel, robot intelligence and consciousness, scientific knowledge, morality, political power, free will and personal identity. Lecture/discussion.

Attributes: Humanities Div GER (01cr), BM Humanities (01cr), Foundation/Gateway Course


Term

Winter Term 2019

Instructors

Chloe Armstrong

Course

PHIL 315

Grade Mode

Standard

Title

SCIENCE FICTION & PHILOSOPHY

Final Exam

Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019 11:30 a.m. - 02:00 p.m.

CRN

1280

Status

Active

Class Time

12:30-01:40 MWF MAIN 401

Start-End Date

Jan 03, 2019-Mar 13, 2019

Campus

Appleton Main Campus

Units

6

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