Metaphysics

A photograph of a bust of Aristotle.
Aristotle. (Image courtesy of NASA StarChild.)

Instructor(s)

MIT Course Number

24.221

As Taught In

Fall 2005

Level

Undergraduate

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Course Description

This course focuses on the study of basic metaphysical issues concerning existence, the mind-body problem, personal identity, and causation plus its implications for freedom. The course explores classical as well as contemporary readings.

Yablo, Stephen. 24.221 Metaphysics, Fall 2005. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/linguistics-and-philosophy/24-221-metaphysics-fall-2005 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA


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