Undergraduate Module Descriptor
PHL1002A: Knowledge and Reality 1
This module descriptor refers to the 2016/7 academic year.
Indicative Reading List
This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.
Plato, Meno. ca. 380 BC. (Hackett, 1981)
Plato, Republic. ca. 380 BC (Penguin, 2003)
R. Descartes, Meditations on First Philosophy, 1641. [various translations and editions]
J. Locke, Essay concerning Human Understanding, 1690. [various editions]
W. Leibniz, New Essays on Human Understanding, 1675. [Cambridge University Press 1996]
D. Hume, Enquiry concerning Human Understanding, 1748. [various editions]
G. Berkeley, Principles of Human Knowledge, 1734. [various editions]
I. Kant, Prolegomena to Any Future Metaphysics, 1783. (Hackett, 2003)
G.E. Moore, "A defence of common sense", 1925. [In G.E. Moore: Selected Writings, Routledge 1993).
R. Carnap, "The elimination of metaphysics through logical analysis of language", 1932. [In Logical Positivism, Free Press NY, 1959]