This website houses course materials for the introductory philosophy classes taught by R. C. M. García at El Camino College. The courses that are frequently taught and hence maintained regularly are:

The material is available for anyone who cares to study it.


The following course will undergo substantive restructuring during Fall 2019: Critical Thinking and Discourse. As such, the relevant course webpage will be down.

I will also be designing two new courses over the next year: Introduction to Latin American Philosophy (which will focus on pre-Columbian thought, Liberation theology, and 20th century Mexican Philosophy, emphasizing the resurgence of Zapatismo) and Contemporary Philosophy (which will tell the story of the ideas of 20th century Analytic Philosophy, ending with a glance at 21st century Philosophy, through the telling of the rise and fall of The Vienna Circle).