PHI 345 : PHILOSOPHY OF LANGUAGE

This course examines some of the major philosophical debates and issues pertaining to language, including: questions about the definition, purpose, and origins of language; how language relates to thoughts, truth, and meaning; the performative, ritual, normative, or metaphorical uses of language; and the possibility of translation.

 

GEP Humanities, major, minor, elective credit.

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3