Introduction to Philosophy - Philosophy A100
Orange Coast College Professor of Philosophy
http://www.occ.cccd.edu
 
Welcome to Introduction to Philosophy (Philosophy A100) at Orange Coast College.

Auguste Rodin's "The Thinker" 1880

(1) Syllabus for Introduction to Philosophy 12:45 -2:10 pm Monday and Wednesday Spring 2015

(1) Syllabus for Introduction to Philosophy 11:10 am -12:35 pm Tuesday and Thursday Spring 2015

(2) Click here to learn replies to the question "What is Philosophy?"

(3) Click here to access the STUDY GUIDE for Introduction to Philosophy

(4a) First Class Discussion Questions for Students

(4b) First Class Discussion Questions for Teacher

(5) Questions About Rules

(6) Logic Handout

(7) Notes on Deductive and Inductive Arguments and Their Properties

(8) Examples of Valid and Invalid arguments

(9) Justified True Belief (JTB) as a Theory of Knowledge and Gettier Problems Handout

(10) St. Thomas Aquinas' Cosmological Argument from Motion to Prove God Exists

(11) Summary of Aquinas' Cosmological Argument from Motion

(12) William Paley's Natural Theology (the Design argument for God's existence)

(13) Darwin's Theory of Evolution by Natural Selection Handout

(14) St. Anselm's Ontological Argument for God's Existence from Proslogium

(15) The monk Gaunilo's Replies to St. Anselm's Ontological Argument for God's Existence

(16) St. Anselm's Ontological Argument for God's Existence Handout

(17) Pascal's Wager from the Pensees

(18) Pascal's Wager Handout

(19) Theories in the Philosophy of Mind Handout

(20) Satan, Cantor, and Infinity by Raymond Smullyan

(21) Infinity Documents

(22) Cantor's Transfinite Numbers

(23) "The Paradoxes of Time Travel" by David Lewis

(23) How To Resolve Time Travel Paradoxes by Dr. David C. Ring

Portrait of Rene Descartes (1596-1650) by Frans Hals

My Quia activities and quizzes
Logic Flashcards for Logical Concepts
https://www.quia.com/jg/916919.html
Logic Flashcards for Logical Concepts and Argument Forms
Practice Logic Quiz # 1
https://www.quia.com/quiz/646911.html
Logic Quiz
Practice Logic Quiz # 2
https://www.quia.com/quiz/142017.html
Logic Quiz
Practice Logic Quiz # 3
https://www.quia.com/quiz/115652.html
Logic Quiz
What is Philosophy?
https://www.quia.com/quiz/139747.html
What is Philosophy?
Practice Knowledge Quiz
https://www.quia.com/jq/18329.html
Knowledge Quiz
Questions on Descartes's Philosophy
https://www.quia.com/pop/6295.html
Descartes's epistemology
Quiz on Descartes's Cogito Argument
https://www.quia.com/quiz/143220.html
Descartes's cogito argument
Philosopy of Religion Challenge Board
https://www.quia.com/cb/8456.html
Questions in Philosophy of Religion and God's properties
Quiz on three proofs for God's existence: cosmological, design, and ontological
https://www.quia.com/quiz/127564.html
Three proofs of God's existence
Advanced Quiz on Three Proofs for God's existence
https://www.quia.com/quiz/1344006.html
More challenging questions about the three God proofs
Pascal's wager
https://www.quia.com/quiz/148979.html
Quiz on Pascal's wager
Mind/Body Problem & Cartesian Dualism
https://www.quia.com/quiz/150466.html
Quiz on Mind/Body Problem and Cartesian Dualism
The Mind/Brain Identity Theory
https://www.quia.com/quiz/152454.html
The Mind/Brain Identity Theory
Zeno of Elea's Paradoxes of Motion
https://www.quia.com/quiz/153329.html
Zeno's Paradoxes of Motion
Quiz on numerical infinity
https://www.quia.com/quiz/154394.html
On Numerical Infinity
Cantor and transfinite numbers
https://www.quia.com/quiz/155120.html
George Cantor and transfinite numbers
The Logical Possibility of Time Travel
https://www.quia.com/quiz/155121.html
The Logical Possibility of Time Travel
Useful links
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