"Does the Universe have a Philosophy?"
Learning Community AstroPhilosophy, Astronomy, Cosmology, and Physics
(Natural Philosophy) Influences on human Philosophy AS101 (Introduction
to Astronomy) taught by Dr. Harold Williams and PL201 (Introductory to
Philosophy) taught by Dr. Anthony D'Souza linked courses initiative.
AS101 astrophilosophy, winter/Spring 2007, Astronomy
course syllabus, Meets Monday, Wednesday, Friday 1-3:45PM
January 22-May 13, 2007, CRN 33978, 33979, 33980, AS101, AS101D, and
AS101L respectively must be taken with PL201 CRN 34468. This
learning community is 7 credits, 3 credits of Humanities and 4 credits
of a Natural Lab Science. It satisfies two different distribution
5Ws of the Universe, Why, Who, What, Where, and When
in Science?" a Montgomery College Interdisciplinary Community
Uncertainties" a Montgomery College Interdisciplinary Community
web pages that give an overview of philosophy, light, but very fun, the
Space Time section gives a good introduction to the influences of
physics and astronomy via Special and General Relativity and Quantum
Mechanics on Philosophy.
of Philosophy from the http://www.friesian.org/
Encyclopedia of Philosophy a good source of information on
philosophical topics maintained by the University of Tennessee at
Service just as its name says.
Called "Readings in
Modern Philosophy" but mostly philosophers from around 1500 to 1850
so modern is relative.
The Great Story
in the Wikipedia, found this using Google with "Kingdom of Heaven" and
Image most likely from Camille
Flammarion (1842-1925) famous French astronomer & popularize of
astronomy and part of the Hubble Ultra Deep Field showing galaxies
almost back to the edge of creation 13.7±.2 billion
years ago: assembled by Dr. Harold Williams using Adobe Photoshop. Learn about your place and time in
Last modified 10:51AM on December 28, 2006 by Dr. Harold Alden