Katalin Bimbo

Professor, Faculty of Arts - Philosophy Dept

Contact

Professor, Faculty of Arts - Philosophy Dept
Email
bimbo@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 492-3307
Address
Assiniboia Hall
9137 116 St NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2E7

Overview

About

This is my directory page. To read about my research, to see my selected publications (with links), and to see detailed course descriptions for the courses I will teach in 2020/21, please go to my webpage.


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The courses below are automatically pulled from the University Calendar. (I do not have control over the content of the blurbs in the Calendar or whether there is any.)


Courses

PHIL 220 - Symbolic Logic II

A brief review of sentential logic followed by an intensive study of predicate logic with identity. Topics include translation, semantics, decision procedures, natural deduction systems, mathematical induction. Other topics include: theories of definite descriptions, elementary modal logic, formal axiomatic systems. Prerequisite: PHIL 120 or consent of Department.

Fall Term 2020
PHIL 325 - Risk, Choice, and Rationality

A study of the formal theory of rationality including probability and induction, and elementary decision theory, with attention to the paradoxes of choice.

Winter Term 2021
PHIL 365 - Philosophy of Computing

Philosophical issues arising from computation and computer science. No previous familiarity with computing is necessary.

Fall Term 2020

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