In this class we’ll discuss some of the historically important paradoxes of motion, infinity, and set theory, in order to see what we have learned from them. Mind-boggling stuff here!
Jan-Erik Jones is an associate professor of philosophy at Southern Virginia University, having joined the SVU faculty in 2002. In addition to University of California at Irvine, Dr. Jones has studied graduate-level philosophy at Syracuse University and Arizona State. In the summer of 2003, he was chosen to participate in a National Endowment for the Humanities seminar on Leibniz and his contemporaries. His philosophical interests lie primarily in the core areas of philosophy, including metaphysics, philosophy of language and epistemology. His published works are on John Locke, Gottfried Leibniz and Robert Boyle.