[FE 2028]  Epistemology II

Semester II
tuesday 08:30 - 10:15

Course Information

Professor: RAFFRAY, Matthieu
Email: [email protected]
Language: English

ECTS: 3
Schedule:
Semester II
tuesday 08:30 - 10:15

Content

This course is the continuation of Epistemology I. It focuses on the problem of Truth, following a conceptual approach: Nature and process of Intellection; Division of Sciences; Mental Verb; Degrees of assent; The Truth as Adequation. It ended then with an overview of the modern theories of Truth: Correspondence Theory, Semantic Theory, Deflationary Theory, Coherence Theory, and Pragmatic Theory.

Bibliography

ARISTOTLE, De Anima, Book III (English ed. R. D. Hicks, Cambridge Univ. Press, 2015)
THOMAS de Aquino: Quaestionesdisputatae de veritate, Roma 1975-1976 (Opera omnia, Ed. Leonina, t. 22,1-3); engl.: On Truth, 3 vols, Chicago 1952-1954;Summa theologiae (various eds).