PHIL 749

Philosophy of Science 1

Please note: this is archived course information from 2022 for PHIL 749.


This course will examine classic and contemporary debates in philosophy of science and philosophy of biology through the lens of the coronavirus pandemic. Topics include philosophy of microbiology, public understanding and communication of science, and the intersection of science and values. While we will engage with interdisciplinary debates spanning philosophy and science, no particular background in science or is required or expected for this course.



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Availability 2022

Not taught in 2022




PHIL 749: 15 points