PHIL 3142 Existentialism and Phenomenology
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PHIL 54.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Phenomenological-existentialist critique of positivism, psychologism, and traditional humanism and the counter-claim to a deeper and more philosophical interpretation of man and his 'being in the world'. Readings from such philosophers as Husserl, Heidegger, Sartre, and Merleau-Ponty.
Prerequisite: a Philosophy Department course or Core Studies 10 or Core Curriculum 1210 [2.1].