Introduction to issues, problems, and modes of thinking in contemporary philosophy. Explores topics of current concern in both the analytic and continental traditions of philosophy. Readings selected from works of contemporary authors such as Russel, Moore, Ayer, Austin, Heidegger, Gadamer, Derrida, and Rorty. (3 cr. hrs.) (ASN). Prerequisite: ENGL 1010 or another phiosophy course. Writing in content area. Upper-level course. Meets general Education requirement in Humanities.