- Schedule of Classes - August 15, 2017 7:14PM EDT
- Course Catalog - August 15, 2017 7:15PM EDT
Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.
Advanced discussion of topics in ancient philosophy.
When Offered Fall, spring.
Breadth Requirement (HB)
Distribution Category (KCM-AS)
Credits and Grading Basis
4 Credits Stdnt Opt(Letter or S/U grades)
Topic: Buddhist Skepticism and Greek Skepticism
Class Number & Section Details
- MGoldwin Smith Hall 122
This seminar will consider two ancient philosophical traditions that poses general challenges to knowledge-claims and to ordinary beliefs: the Buddhist skepticism of Nagarjuna, and the Pyrrhonist skepticism of Sextus Empiricus. No knowledge of Greek or Sanskrit is required. (Fall 2017)
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