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3241. Philosophy of Language

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: At least one three-credit 2000-level or above course in Philosophy or Linguistics.

Grading Basis: Graded

Philosophical issues raised by language. Topics may include the nature and functions of language; theories of meaning, reference, and truth; speech acts; the evolutionary origin of language; and language's relation to thought, gender, race, and politics.

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