PHILOSOPHY

PHIL-412
Recent & Contemporary Philosophers (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic. Regularly recurring topics include Nietzsche, Kierkegaard, Husserl, naturalism, French existentialism, German existentialism, post-existential European philosophy, and analytic philosophy and phenomenology. Meets with PHIL-612. Usually offered alternate falls (odd years). Prerequisite: PHIL-105 or permission of instructor.

PHIL-412
001
PHILOSOPHY
FALL 2015

Course Level: Undergraduate

Recent & Contemporary Philosophers (3)

Critical Bioethics

Bioethics is a philosophical discipline concerned with the scope and permissibility of science, technology, and practices of the body. Through readings on the history of bioethics and its subjects, the course asks: how does bioethics contribute to what we recognize as rational decision-making about our selves, our lives, and our bodies? Meets with PHIL-612 001.