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Notes and News
Wednesday, October 3, 2012, 7:00pm.
Schedule Information for Quiz #1 Fall, 2012
Scores on Quiz #1 Fall, 2010
Final, Official Study Guide for
Quiz 1, Fall, 2012
Wednesday, October 31 , 2012, 7:00pm.
Revised Sandy Edition of Study Guide for Quiz 2, Fall, 2012
Schedule Information for Quiz 2, Fall, 2012
Scores from Quiz 2, Spring, 2007
Wednesday, December 5, 2012, 7:00pm.
Final, Official Study Guide for Quiz 3, Fall, 2012
Schedule Information for Quiz 3, Fall, 2012
Take Over Day F2012
Information on Takeover Day and Grade
Calculation for F2012
Handout CI-1 (General Introduction to Philosophy)
Handout CI-2 (Arguments, Validity & Soundness)
Handout CI-3 (Logic #1)
Handout CI-4 (Logic #2)
Handout CI-5 (Logic #3)
Freedom and Determinism
Handout FD-1 (The Problem of Freedom and Determinism)
Handout FD-2 (Hard Determinism)
Handout FD-3 (Indeterminism)
Handout FD-4 (Soft Determinism)
Handout FD-5 (Libertarianism)
Handout PA-1 (Fundamentals of Philosophical Anthropology)
Handout PA-2a (Objections to Materialism)
Handout PA-3 (Cartesian Dualism)
Handout PA-4 (Arguments Pro and Con Cartesian Dualism)
Handout PT-1 (Fundamentals of Philosophical Theology)
Handout PT-2 (Cosmological Arguments)
Handout PT-3 (The Argument from Sufficient Reason)
Handout PT-4 (Ontological Arguments)
Handout PT-5 (Design Arguments)
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