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Phl. 302
Dr. Uzgalis
Winter 2001



PHL. 302: GREAT VOYAGES: SCHEDULE

Date/Week

Distance Web Site Unit and Sections

Reading

Jan. 9 ------1---- Introduction: Unit : 1 (Overview, Background, Commentary, and Activity)
Jan. 11 Unit 2: Las Casas (Background, Commentary and Activity)Packet Part 1
Jan. 16 ---2--Unit 3: Montaigne (Background)Montaigne "Apology for Raymond Sebond" in packet
Jan. 18 Unit 3: Montaigne: (Commentary and Activity)Reread the selection from the "Apology for Raymond Sebond"
Jan. 23 ---3---Unit 4: Descartes 1: Tearing Down the Old House (Presentation, Background, Commentary and Activity)
--Choice of Research Area--
Med. IThe Rationalists Pp. 31--50
Jan. 25 Unit 5: Descartes 2: The Foundation (Background, Commentary and Activity)Med. II-III up to Pg. 15
Jan. 30 ---4---Unit 6: Rebuilding the House (Background, Commentary and Activity)Med. V-VI
Feb. 1Unit 7: Spinoza, Substance and God (Backgound, Commentary and Activity)
--Midterm Study Questions
"Appendix to Book I of the Ethics in packet
Feb. 6 ----5--- Unit 8: Locke: Science, Morality and Knowledge Essay Book II. Chapters 1--13, 22--23 (Pp. 6--40 and 52--62, in The Empiricists
Feb. 8 MIDTERM
Feb. 13 ---6--- Unit 8: Locke: Science, Morality and Knowledge Essay Book IV Chapters 1--9 (Pp. 75--113
Feb. 15 Unit 8: Lock 1: Science, Morality and Religion Essay Book II Chapter 21 (Pp. 40--52)
Feb. 20 ---7--- Unit 9: Lock 2: Locke on civil government Sec. Treatise Chap. 1--5
Feb. 22 Unit 9: Lock 2: Locke on property
--Draft of Paper Due--
Sec. Treatise Chap. 6--99
Feb. 27 ---8---Locke 2: Locke on revolutionSec. Treatise Chap. 16--19
Mar. 1Locke 3: Locke and RaceEquiano's Travels to Pg. 146; packet Part II: Popkin to the end
Mar. 6 ---9--- Unit 11: Berkeley and Qualities Berk. pp. 217-234
Mar. 8Berkeley and immaterialismBerk. pp. 234-252
Mar. 13 ---10---Unit 12: Hume on ideas, causation and induction
--Study Questions for Final--
Enquiry 1--4, and 7.
Mar. 15 Unit 12: Hume on the problem of induction
--Research Paper Due--
Enquiry 4--5