The Nature of Fiction

PHIL 0110 S01 [CRN: 24358]

This course is concerned with philosophical questions arising from the concept of fiction. Topics will include: What makes a story a fiction? What are fictional characters? Are fictions "created"? Are fictions physical things, like books? How do fictions make us care about things we don't even believe in? How do fictions affect our moral beliefs.
Term
Spring 2018
Credit Hours
1
Maximum Enrollment
999
Primary Instructor
Meetings
09:00 - 10:20 Tue, Thu - from Jan 24, 2018 to May 18, 2018
Exam Group Code
01