PHL347H5 • Modality in Logic and Philosophy

Description

Study of the concepts of necessity and possibility using extensions of classical logic: modal sentential logic, modal quantification logic, possible-world semantics, the metaphysics of modality. Other possible topics include: counterfactuals, epistemic logic, temporal logic, deontic logic, many-valued logic, and supervaluations.

Prerequisites
PHL245H5 and 1.0 credit in PHL
Exclusions
Distribution Requirement
Humanities
Total Instructional Hours
36L
Mode of Delivery
In Class
Program Area
Philosophy