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Present Courses (Spring 2017)
- Introduction to Philosophy of Language (Philosophy 205)
- Language, Logic, and Mathematics (Philosophy 112)
- Topics in Contemporary Philosophy: Games (Philosophy 305), Fall 2017
- Medieval Philosophy (Philosophy 2xx), Spring 2018
- Language, Logic, and Mathematics (Philosophy 112), Fall 2017 and Spring 2018
Over the years, I have taught introductory courses in symbolic logic, critical reasoning, metaphysics, epistemology, philosophy of mind, the nature of the self, medieval philosophy, and ancient philosophy; I have taught advanced undergraduate courses in metaphysics and philosophy of religion; I have taught graduate seminars in metaphysics and philosophy of language.
Texts and Handouts
I am occasionally invited by the ISU Philosophical Society (our undergraduate philosophy club) to lead discussions on various topics. Here are the handouts from those discussions:
- Holes (Dec 3, 2013)
- Paradoxes (Apr 15, 2014)
- The Rule Following Paradox (Dec 3, 2014)
- Material Composition (Mar 25, 2015)
- Music (Mar 28, 2016)
- Shadows (Nov 8, 2016)