Eric Swanson

Eric Swanson


ericsw@umich.edu
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Departments of Philosophy and Linguistics



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In the Fall 2020 semester I'll be teaching Minds and Machines (Phil 340), with this syllabus, and Language and the Law (Phil 578), with this syllabus.

My office hours are Mondays 10 to 12. Please also feel free to email me to make an appointment.

Some undergraduate syllabi


Introduction to Philosophy (Phil 101)
Philosophy and Narrative (Phil 158)
Introduction to Formal Philosophical Methods (Phil 305)
Minds and Machines (Phil 340)
Language and Mind (Phil 345)
Causation, Responsibility, and the Force of Language in The Brothers Karamazov (Phil 402)
Philosophy of Language (Phil 409)
Social and Political Philosophy of Language (Phil 446)

Some graduate syllabi


Fall 2014 Graduate Proseminar
Fall 2016 Graduate Proseminar
Fall 2017 Graduate Proseminar
Fall 2018 Graduate Proseminar
Social and Political Philosophy of Language
Language, Ideology, and Ideologues
Topics in Philosophy of Law
The Analysis, Representation, and Ascription of Belief
Discourse Constraints on Anaphora (with Ezra Keshet)