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2015-2016 Academic Catalog 
2015-2016 Academic Catalog [Published Catalog]

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PHIL 360/5117 - Philosophy of Language and Communication (3 cr.)

Prerequisite: Two philosophy or consent of instructor.

Language is the basis of learning, understanding and communication. Therefore, a detailed study of language (oral, physical and written) is necessary for any true understanding of self and society. This course investigates such topics as the nature of sign systems, the problems of meaning, reference, sense and interpretation, the place of rhetoric and the methods of communicative practice.

When Offered
Offered in alternate years.

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