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Medieval Philosophy: Islamic, Jewish, Christian

Description:
In this course we will read one or two major medieval Christian philosophers (e.g., Augustine and Aquinas), one or two major medieval Muslim philosophers (e.g. al-Ghazali and ibn Rushd [Averroes]) and one or two major medieval Jewish philosophers (e.g., Saadia and Maimonides). We will focus on some or all of the following themes: God's existence, God's nature, God's justice, the creation of the universe, the priority of reason versus faith, the literal versus metaphorical nature of religious language, and the soul's immortality.

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2015 Spring

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01 5257 MWF 01:00 PM - 01:50 PM Lande,Nelson P W01-0053 More Info

2015 Spring

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01 5257 MWF 01:00 PM - 01:50 PM Lande,Nelson P W01-0053 More Info