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UC Davis Department of Philosophy

Philosophical Classics of the Modern Era

Philosophy Department

1240 Social Sciences and Humanities
University of California, Davis
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616

Phone: (530) 752-0607

Fax: (530) 752-8964

Picture of Baruch Spinoza

Baruch Spinoza

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  • Class will begin on January 6.

Here are the assignments for each class. All readings are taken from Ariew and Watkins, Modern Philosophy: An Anthology of Primary Sources (Second Edition).

January February March
6 Introductory Remarks 3 328-337 2 661-655, 717-724
8 35-43 5 348-356 4 665-672
10 43-47 7 367-377 6 673-679, 730-737
13 47-54 10 386-392, 403-415 9 679-688, 772-779
15 54-58 12 447-450 11 700-705
17 58-61 14 450-453 13 705-713, 798-819
20 NO CLASS 17 NO CLASS
22 61-68 19 533-542
24 160-164 21 542-555 17 FINAL EXAM
27 224-232 24 555-564 10:30 A.M.-1:30 P.M.
29 248-254 26 564-575
31 316-328 28 593-600