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Spring 2018
5307 How to Reason - CRUMP- 17160

Professor(s): David Crump (FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Law And Society/ Interdisciplinary 

Time: 1:00P-2:30P  MW  Location: 240  BLB

Course Outline: This course will begin with a study of logic, including the logic of inferences and the logic of propositions. It will explore common fallacies and
the limits of reasoning. Then it will go on to consider certain areas of economic, ethical, political, and jurisprudential reasoning. And it will cover certain other thinking tools that can be used to analyze the law.


Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   


First Day Assignments: Read through p. 20 (end of “So, How Many Syllogisms”).

Final Exam Schedule: 05/04 2-5pm  209 BLB    

This course will have:

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: no

Bar Course: No

Course Materials (10/10/2017 12:31:28 PM)

Book(s) Required

Course Materials: Crump, David, How to Reason: A Multidisciplinary Thinker's Toolkit (Quid Pro, 2014), ISBN: 9781610272803