Philosophical Classics in Theory
of Reality and of Knowledge
T/Th 12:301:50 p.m.
Dr. Chris Gilbert
and by appoint
Study Guide: Platos Republic
Book I (327a-354c)
How does Cephalus define justice? Why does Socrates think that this definition is inadequate?
What are Polemarchuss definitions of justice (he gives three: one at 331e, one at 332a-d, and one at
Study Guide: Descartes Meditations
What experience has inspired Descartes to apply himself to the general demolition of [his]
How does he propose to carry out this demolition?
What reason does Descartes have to be concerned wit
Study Guide: Humes Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding
I. Of the Different Species of Philosophy
What two approaches to the science of human nature does Hume distinguish?
What kind of life does Hume claim nature demands?
What three reasons does Hume
IS JUSTIFIED TRUE BELIEF KNOWLEDQEl
Is Justified True Belief Knowledge?
Various attemptshave been made in recent years to
state necessary and sufficient conditions for some
one's knowing a given proposition. The attempts