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Trenton Merricks

Professor
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of Philosophy
Office location and address
103 Cocke Hall
20 South Lawn
Charlottesville, Virginia 22904
PHIL 2660: Philosophy of Religion
Credits: 3
Considers the problems raised by arguments for and against the existence of God; discussion of such related topics as evil, evidence for miracles, and the relation between philosophy and theology. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.virginia.edu/philosophy/.
PHIL 3310: Metaphysics
Credits: 3
Examines central metaphysical issues such as time, the existence of God, causality and determinism, universals, possibility and necessity, identity, and the nature of metaphysics. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.virginia.edu/philosophy/.
PHIL 7500: First Year Seminar
Credits: 3
Seminar for First Yr graduate students. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.virginia.edu/philosophy/.
PHIL 8570: Seminar on a Metaphysics Topic
Credits: 3
A seminar on the nature of being and the world
PHIL 9999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral dissertation, taken under the supervision of a dissertation director. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.virginia.edu/philosophy/.